[CentOS-devel] Koji workflow / git branches

Tue Jul 29 16:57:07 UTC 2014
Manuel Wolfshant <wolfy at nobugconsulting.ro>

On 07/29/2014 03:59 PM, Thomas Oulevey wrote:
> The proposal is to have both solutions supported but :
> - - Building from src.rpm will be only trigger by git.c.o and will
> require special permission.
> - - SIG users can build their packages but the code need to be in
> git.c.o (traceability).
> What do you think ? Is there a use case where building from src.rpm
> would be required ?
Yes, there is. It's quite often that I do scratch builds in Fedora using 
locally ( as in "on my workstation") generated src.rpm.
Usually (but not always ) this is the case when I do a fedpkg clone from 
a Fedora release and try to rebuild on an EPEL target.