Bug 1279177 - Review Request: game-data-packager - Installer for game data files
Review Request: game-data-packager - Installer for game data files
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: Package Review (Show other bugs)
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Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
http://pkg-games.alioth.debian.org/ga...
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Reported: 2015-11-08 07:34 EST by Alexandre Detiste
Modified: 2015-11-19 08:59 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2015-11-19 07:09:13 EST
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Description Alexandre Detiste 2015-11-08 07:34:44 EST
Spec URL: https://github.com/a-detiste/fedora/blob/master/game-data-packager.spec
SRPM URL: https://github.com/a-detiste/fedora/blob/master/game-data-packager-43-1.src.rpm?raw=true
Description:
 Various games are divided into two logical parts: engine and data.
 .
 game-data-packager is a tool which builds .rpm files for game
 data which cannot be distributed (such as commercial game data).

 http://pkg-games.alioth.debian.org/game-data/

This is a Debian-native project & I'm in the upstream-team.

This is my first package.

Sponsor: Hans de Goede

Fedora Account System Username: adetiste

Succesful build:
  https://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=11750818
Comment 1 Hans de Goede 2015-11-19 07:09:13 EST
game-data-packager's sole purpose is to repackage non-free game resources into distro packages. As such it has no place in Fedora itself. I suggest you file a review-request for rpmfusion-nonfree for this.
Comment 2 Alexandre Detiste 2015-11-19 08:59:34 EST
Ok, that makes sense.

To be pedantic, there's also an handfull of free games suported;
for which no one was interrested into creating a Debian package.

http://scummvm.org/games/ : Soltys, Sfinx

http://www.ucw.cz/draci-historie/index-en.html : Dračí Historie

These doesn't seems to be packaged in Fedora either,
so someone else may want to package these games.


The others games are already there:

https://admin.fedoraproject.org/pkgdb/package/beneath-a-steel-sky/
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/pkgdb/package/drascula/
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/pkgdb/package/flight-of-the-amazon-queen
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/pkgdb/package/lure/

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