[CentOS] Sylpheed-Claws aka Claws-Mail

Sat Apr 21 14:26:35 UTC 2007
Jim Perrin <jperrin at gmail.com>

On 4/19/07, Alex White <ethericalzen at gmail.com> wrote:
> Question!

> I took the spec from Claws-Mail (formerly called Sylpheed-Claws) of
> FC6 and updated it from 2.9.0 to 2.9.1 (correctly I believe). I
> created the rpms from the build and I suppose I will sign them and put
> them up on kuei-jin.org. My question is, should I give them to someone
> to see if what I did is correct? QA?? I didn't edit any source or
> anything. I know that it works because I installed it on my machine
> and it's fetching mail right now.

Excellent. One of the things that we tried to do with centos4 was to
not duplicate packages which were also in the RPMForge, or
centos.karan.org repositories. Not to turn you away, but  the rpmforge
repository has this package built already. It does not appear to be
built for el5 though. Perhaps you could provide a patch to the
rpmforge folks so that this package would build correctly within their

The more people that contribute to things like RPMForge the stronger
it will become. And since RPMForge and centos work very closely,
you're helping us out as well.

During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act.
George Orwell