Description of problem: The current version of Csound in the Fedora repository
is 5.03. Current upstream version is 5.06 (and maybe 5.07 soon to come) which
contains several improvements (new opcodes) and bug fixes.
Version 5.07 is out now and Fedora's package is still 5.03. I would like to
become co-maintainer of this package, is that possible?
Sure! If you wouldn't mind requesting the necessary ACLs from the fedora
package DB, I'll gladly add you. Either that, or I could just open it up to
anyone with CVS access.
(In reply to comment #2)
> Sure! If you wouldn't mind requesting the necessary ACLs from the fedora
> package DB, I'll gladly add you. Either that, or I could just open it up to
> anyone with CVS access.
Thanks! I'm not currently a Fedora packager. How do I request the ACLs?
First, you get to join the Fedora Project as a developer. The following wiki
page has more information:
It looks long and complicated, but it's really not a long process since you're
not creating a _new_ package, you'd like to work on an existing one. But it
wouldn't hurt if you tried to package up the latest csound and then submit it
like you're reviewing it just so people can get a sample of your work.
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