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Fedora Packaging Committee Meeting of {2007-10-02}


  • DavidLutterkort (lutter)
  • JasonTibbitts (tibbs)
  • JesseKeating (f13)
  • RexDieter (rdieter)
  • TomCallaway (spot)
  • ToshioKuratomi (abadger1999)
  • VilleSkyttä (scop)


The following drafts have been accepted by FESCO and are to be written into the guidelines:


The following proposals were considered:

Other Discussions

As the FPC has worked through its backlog of proposed guidelines, the committee will now begin meeting every other week unless circumstances warrant otherwise.

The next meeting will be on 2007-10-16T17:00Z, October 16 17:00UTC.

IRC Logs

tibbs So, FPC meeting? 12:05
* spot is here 12:05
rdieter here 12:06
* spot counts 4 heads 12:07
scop well, for example fontforge upstream applied my patch, but also made it try firefox *before* xdg-open :P 12:07
tibbs Well, the Eggos proposal was approved by FESCo. 12:07
rdieter abadger1999, f13, lutter? 12:07
abadger1999 Hey 12:08
rdieter 5! 12:08
spot f13 might still be at lunch. we were in a shared meeting before this that ran long 12:08
spot ok, thats 5. 12:08
spot i have nothing for today's agenda, other than to note that the tex naming scheme passed vote on the mailing list 12:09
f13 I'm here. 12:09
tibbs There was one +1 vote last week on IRC from Rex, but we didn't want to push that to FESCo without your assent. 12:09
* spot nods 12:09
spot lets go ahead and push it to FESCo 12:10
lutter rdieter: present 12:10
tibbs Is there a proposal in the wiki or should I just link to the original mailing list post? 12:10
spot linking to the post is fine. 12:11
spot ok, are there any other items for discussion today? (if not, please say no) 12:12
tibbs Nothing from me. 12:12
f13 no 12:12
rdieter , just quick-n-dirty comment. 12:12
abadger1999 nothing here 12:12
tibbs Honestly our job has mostly wound down; perhaps we should consider meeting less often. 12:12
scop tibbs++ 12:13
spot sure. 12:13
spot lets move to biweekly 12:13
rdieter biweekly +1 12:13
scop works for me 12:13
abadger1999 rdieter: I'd +1 Bug # 315221 that but will that help? We've already voted on it once.... 12:14
rdieter this Name/GenericName thing is drawing out, without much/any comment/movement from gnome-desktop folks. 12:14
abadger1999 biweekly is fine. 12:14
tibbs +1 but we should keep the option to meet more often if necessary. 12:14
spot sure. 12:14
rdieter abadger1999: *shrug*, I don't know what else to do. 12:14
lutter biweekly sounds good 12:14
spot i think the Name/GenericName is something that we'll have to sit down and tackle at a FUDCon 12:15
spot with the gnome desktop folks 12:15
rdieter other than being a prick and forcing their hand in f-9 timeframe via FESCO or wild .desktop names in kde spin to make sh*t happen. 12:15
rdieter spot: you're probably right. 12:16
rdieter ok, that's all afaic. 12:16
spot ok, i think thats it for today then. 12:16
spot thanks everyone. :) 12:17
tibbs So the next meeting is in two weeks, correct? 12:17
spot yes. 12:17
f13 yay 12:18
tibbs October 16 it is. 12:18
f13 (cause I would have missed next week) 12:18

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