Bug 235381 - Review Request: libtwin - Tiny Window System
Summary: Review Request: libtwin - Tiny Window System
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: Package Review
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Josh Boyer
QA Contact: Fedora Package Reviews List
: 235380 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-04-05 14:52 UTC by David Woodhouse
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:12 UTC (History)
0 users

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-06-25 13:55:27 UTC
jwboyer: fedora-review+
jwboyer: fedora-cvs+

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Description David Woodhouse 2007-04-05 14:52:20 UTC
Spec URL: http://david.woodhou.se/petitboot/libtwin.spec
SRPM URL: http://david.woodhou.se/petitboot/libtwin-0.0.2-1.fc7.src.rpm
With embedded systems gaining high resolution displays and powerful
cpus, the desire for sophisticated graphical user interfaces can be
realized in even the smallest of systems. While the cpupower available
for a given power budget has increased dramatically, these tiny
systems remain severely memory constrained. This unique environment
presents interesting challenges in graphical system design and
implementation. To explore this particular space, a new window system,
Twin, has been developed. Using ideas from modern window systems in
larger environments, Twin offers overlapping translucent windows,
anti-aliased graphics and scalable fonts in a total memory budget of

Comment 1 David Woodhouse 2007-04-05 14:53:33 UTC
*** Bug 235380 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 David Woodhouse 2007-04-05 18:22:45 UTC
Spec URL: http://david.woodhou.se/petitboot/libtwin.spec
SRPM URL: http://david.woodhou.se/petitboot/libtwin-0.0.2-2.fc7.src.rpm

* Thu Apr  5 2007 David Woodhouse <dwmw2@infradead.org> 0.0.2-2
- Fix non-HAVE_ALTIVEC build

Comment 3 Josh Boyer 2007-04-05 18:32:37 UTC
Good must items:

- rpmlint runs clean
- meets naming guidelines
- spec file matches base name
- meets packaging guidelines
- license field matches actual license
- license %doc
- plain english, legible 
- source matches upstream
- builds
- dependencies in BuildRequires
- runs ldconfig
- no duplicate files
- proper file permissions
- proper macro use
- contains appropriate %clean
- all the devel package things are handled correctly
- contains no .la files


Comment 4 Josh Boyer 2007-04-05 19:55:52 UTC
New Package CVS Request
Package Name: libtwin
Short Description: Tiny Window System
Owners: dwmw2@redhat.com
InitialCC: jwboyer@jdub.homelinux.org

Comment 5 Josh Boyer 2007-04-05 20:06:54 UTC

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