Bug 79572

Summary: xml-common should not export docbook resources
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Daniel Veillard <veillard>
Component: sgml-commonAssignee: Tim Waugh <twaugh>
Status: CLOSED DEFERRED QA Contact: Ben Levenson <benl>
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Description Daniel Veillard 2002-12-13 16:11:30 UTC
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Description of problem:
xml-common owns the following files:

/etc/xml
/etc/xml/catalog
/usr/share/sgml/docbook
/usr/share/sgml/docbook/xmlcatalog

the 2 first are completely generic and should be DTD agnostic
the 2 last are completely tied to DocBook
The two should be decoupled

I suggest to either move /etc/xml and /etc/xml/catalog 
(empty containing only 
<?xml version="1.0"?>
<!DOCTYPE catalog PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD Entity Resolution XML Catalog V1.0//EN"
"http://www.oasis-open.org/committees/entity/release/1.0/catalog.dtd"/>
)
into the filesystem package
or move out the docbook resources from the package onto docbook
specific packages.



Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.install xml-common
2.rpm -qil xml-common

    

Additional info:

The key point is that installing other DTD or XML resources
in the catalog should not have to rely on DocBook resources
being installed.

Comment 1 Ville Skyttä 2003-12-06 19:42:52 UTC
This issue still exists in Fedora Core 1 (I tried changing the fields
but was not permitted.)

Comment 2 Daniel Veillard 2006-05-31 12:45:43 UTC
Let's drop this, at this point it doesn't matter.

Daniel