Bug 436619 - Review Request: bibus - Bibliographic and reference management software
Review Request: bibus - Bibliographic and reference management software
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: Package Review (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Pierre-Yves
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-03-08 08:49 EST by Alex Lancaster
Modified: 2008-03-16 18:16 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-03-16 18:16:49 EDT
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pingoufc4: fedora‑review+
kevin: fedora‑cvs+

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Description Alex Lancaster 2008-03-08 08:49:27 EST
Spec URL: http://alexlan.fedorapeople.org/reviews/bibus.spec
SRPM URL: http://alexlan.fedorapeople.org/reviews/bibus-1.4.1-1.fc7.src.rpm
Bibus is a bibliographic database. It uses a MySQL or SQLite database
to store references. It can directly insert references in
OpenOffice.org and MS Word and generate the bibliographic index.
Comment 1 Alex Lancaster 2008-03-12 06:29:58 EDT
Successful koji build for F-9 here:

Comment 3 Pierre-Yves 2008-03-13 09:46:58 EDT
bibus.noarch: W: symlink-should-be-relative /usr/bin/bibus
* Name OK 
* Spec name OK
=> Package Guidelines: NOTOK
The desktop-file-install according to 
If upstream uses <vendor_id>, leave it intact, otherwise use fedora as <vendor_id>. 
* License OK
* Doc OK
* English OK
* Sources OK:
22b91fb9daf1e002e521e6315ade7b28  Desktop/bibus_1.4.1-1.tar.gz
22b91fb9daf1e002e521e6315ade7b28  rpmbuild/SOURCES/bibus_1.4.1-1.tar.gz
* Build OK on Fedora 8 x64_86 and Fedora 8 i386 (rpmbuild and mock for both arch)
* Installs and works OK
* Local properly handle OK
* Directory OK
* %file duplicate -> none OK
* Permission OK
* Clean section OK
=> MUST: Packages containing GUI applications must include a %{name}.desktop NOTOK
=> MUST: Packages must not own files or directories already owned by other
Should be changed to 

Few questions on the file management else it looks ok :)
If you can get those changes to upstream this will definitively be easier to
Comment 4 Alex Lancaster 2008-03-13 11:10:15 EDT
* Thu Mar 13 2008 Alex Lancaster <alexlan[AT]fedoraproject org> - 1.4.1-3
- Fix desktop-file-install as per review (#436619)


Comment 5 Pierre-Yves 2008-03-13 11:38:38 EDT
There is one Requires missing:

So please do not forget it before import ;)

ok the only point left is the complaint for the symlink from rpmlint, since it
is not a major issue and does not cause trouble to use the soft.

Comment 6 Alex Lancaster 2008-03-13 11:50:31 EDT
New Package CVS Request
Package Name: bibus
Short Description: Bibliographic and reference management software
Owners: alexlan
Branches: F-7 F-8
Cvsextras Commits: yes


Comment 7 Kevin Fenzi 2008-03-13 20:08:07 EDT
cvs done.
Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2008-03-16 02:38:12 EDT
bibus-1.4.1-4.fc8 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 8
Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2008-03-16 02:39:59 EDT
bibus-1.4.1-4.fc7 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 7
Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2008-03-16 15:29:01 EDT
bibus-1.4.1-4.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 11 Fedora Update System 2008-03-16 15:30:23 EDT
bibus-1.4.1-4.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 12 Alex Lancaster 2008-03-16 18:16:49 EDT
Built and available in F-7, F-8 and will be available in rawhide once freeze is
lifted.  Closing bug.

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