Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 235677
spec file description laughably non-descriptive
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:12:01 EST
From the spec file:
GNOME user file sharing.
O RLY? That's so helpful!
How about, instead, some subset of the README:
gnome-user-share is a small package that binds together various free
software projects to bring easy to use user-level file sharing to the
The program is meant to run in the background when the user is logged
in, and when file sharing is enabled a webdav server is started that
shares the $HOME/Public folder. The share is then published to all
computers on the local network using mDNS/rendezvous, so that it shows
up in the Network location in Gnome.
The dav server used is apache, so you need that installed. Howl is
used for mDNS support, so you need to have that installed and
Except that last paragraph brings up another point, which I will file in another
Thats easy enough. Better description has been committed to cvs, will be in the