Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 365171
Review Request: extrema - Extrema is a powerful visualization and data analysis tool
Last modified: 2010-07-09 14:09:55 EDT
Spec URL: http://terjeros.fedorapeople.org/extrema/extrema.spec
SRPM URL: http://terjeros.fedorapeople.org/extrema/extrema-4.2.10-1.fc7.src.rpm
Extrema is a powerful visualization and data analysis tool that
enables researchers to quickly distill their large, complex data sets
into meaningful information. Its flexibility, sophistication, and
power allow you to easily develop your own commands and create highly
Spec file looks ok.
md5sum is ok (3b6911525c1824ab50f82b6e72b05a19)
Package builds fine in mock (f7/x86_64).
extrema-help.x86_64: W: no-documentation
(other packages none). (=ok)
Thats wrong the correct License is GPLv2+ :
Copyright (C) 2005 Joseph L. Chuma, TRIUMF
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License
as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2
of the License, or (at your option) any later version."
(notice the 'any later version')
BuildRequires: desktop-file-utils /usr/bin/convert
Please avoid file requires when possible, it causes yum to download the
filelist. Use ImageMagick instead of /usr/bin/convert/
The package runs fine, even thought it complains about missing help files on
startup but I think thats ok.
The package is under development in the menu, but it isn't really a development
Please comment on/fix the above issues and I will approve this package.
> License: GPLv2
> Thats wrong the correct License is GPLv2+ :
> The package is under development in the menu, but it isn't
> really a development tool.
Moved to graphics.
> Use ImageMagick instead of /usr/bin/convert/
> The package runs fine, even thought it complains about missing help files on
> startup but I think thats ok.
> => Approved
New Package CVS Request
Package Name: extrema
Short Description: Extrema is a powerful visualization and data analysis tool
Branches: FC-6 F-7 F-8
Cvsextras Commits: yes
Package Change Request
Package Name: extrema
New Branches: EL-6
The Fedora maintainer (terjeros) was contacted and replied that he is not willing to maintain the package in EPEL ath the time.
CVS done (by process-cvs-requests.py).