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Bug 1268701 - Review Request: rubygem-growl - growlnotify bindings
Summary: Review Request: rubygem-growl - growlnotify bindings
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: Package Review
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Nobody's working on this, feel free to take it
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: FE-DEADREVIEW 1268765
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2015-10-04 21:11 UTC by Ilya Gradina
Modified: 2020-08-10 00:54 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2020-08-10 00:54:24 UTC
Type: ---

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Description Ilya Gradina 2015-10-04 21:11:17 UTC
Spec URL: https://github.com/ilgrad/fedora-packages/raw/master/rubygems/rubygem-growl.spec
SRPM URL: https://github.com/ilgrad/fedora-packages/raw/master/rubygems/rubygem-growl-1.0.3-1.fc24.src.rpm
Description: growlnotify bindings.
Fedora Account System Username: ilgrad

Comment 1 Vít Ondruch 2015-10-20 11:41:11 UTC
Growl is MacOS X stuff, do we really need it on Fedora?

Comment 2 Ilya Gradina 2015-11-01 07:27:54 UTC
(In reply to Vít Ondruch from comment #1)
> Growl is MacOS X stuff, do we really need it on Fedora?

he's coming as a dependency from the package rubygem-grape-entity ( 1268765 ), 
don't know whether you can do without this package.

Comment 3 Vít Ondruch 2015-11-02 10:45:48 UTC
I would suggest to remove this dependency.

Actually, looking at bug 1268765, it is just build time dependency, isn't it? Then I really can't see reason why we should have this in Fedora and I strongly suggest to remove the dependency, including dependency on Bundler, i.e. this line:


Comment 4 Package Review 2020-07-10 00:53:44 UTC
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This review request ticket hasn't been updated for some time. We're sorry
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Comment 5 Package Review 2020-08-10 00:54:24 UTC
This is an automatic action taken by review-stats script.

The ticket submitter failed to clear the NEEDINFO flag in a month.
As per https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Policy_for_stalled_package_reviews
we consider this ticket as DEADREVIEW and proceed to close it.

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