Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 167977
Review Request: gnome-screensaver
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:13 EST
Spec Url: http://ece.uprm.edu/~veguilla/fedora/gnome-screensaver/gnome-screensaver.spec
SRPM Url: http://ece.uprm.edu/~veguilla/fedora/gnome-screensaver/gnome-screensaver-0.0.12-1.src.rpm
Description: Gnome-Screensaver is an xscreensaver replacement for the GNOME desktop.
This is my first package submition, looking for sponsor.
The was originally based on an nrpms spec file by Matthew Hall.
Fixed various requirements issues.
-Provide: xscreensaver, xscreensaver-base
-Obsoletes: xscreensaver, xscreensaver-base
Thanks to Jeff Spaleta.
We're thinking about using gnome-screensaver in Fedora Core sometime in the near
future. I'll keep you updated on its status.
Couple of quick things:
1. Instead of patching the .desktop file, run the desktop-file-install. In
addition, it should be for Fedora not Redhat. For help, refer to
2. Use the preferred buildroot. For help, refer to
3. Most of your Requires are redundant, since they are pulled in from the
Regarding comment #3, gnome-screensaver has been in FC development for a few
days/weeks now (at 0.0.14 currently). Should this bug be closed, or should it
stay open in order to try and get gnome-screensaver into Extras for FC4?
I guess it all depends on what Ricardo wants to do
gnome-screensaver won't work in FC4 (it depends on gtk2 2.8). Closing bug.