Bug 511916 - Review Request: dracut-modules-olpc - OLPC initramfs modules
Summary: Review Request: dracut-modules-olpc - OLPC initramfs modules
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: Package Review
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Peter Robinson
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: FedoraOLPCDelta
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2009-07-15 16:40 UTC by Daniel Drake
Modified: 2009-07-22 21:49 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2009-07-17 17:07:50 UTC
pbrobinson: fedora-review+
tibbs: fedora-cvs+

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Description Daniel Drake 2009-07-15 16:40:47 UTC
Spec URL: http://dev.laptop.org/~dsd/20090715/dracut-modules-olpc.spec
SRPM URL: http://dev.laptop.org/~dsd/20090715/olpc-bootanim-2.7-1.fc11.src.rpm

This new package is a dracut module which implements OLPC-specific technologies, including our "versioned layout" filesystem and initramfs-level antitheft security. A couple more modules will be added in the near future.

We'd like to include this in Fedora 11.

rpmlint produces 2 bogus non-executable-script warnings -- in this case, the scripts are not meant to be executable until dracut puts them in the initramfs.

Comment 1 Daniel Drake 2009-07-15 16:41:25 UTC
sorry, SRPM URL is http://dev.laptop.org/~dsd/20090715/dracut-modules-olpc-0.2.1-1.fc11.src.rpm

Comment 2 Peter Robinson 2009-07-15 22:11:31 UTC
I'll take this one. Some initial comments.

Source URL isn't correct. It should be:


Build root isn't the usual one. Something like the following is suggested.

BuildRoot:      %{_tmppath}/%{name}-%{version}-%{release}-root-%(%{__id_u} -n)

It also doesn't build in koji. I think it needs pyrex.

Comment 3 Peter Robinson 2009-07-15 22:22:48 UTC
A full review. The only thing blocking is the build in koji and the few minor bits mentioned above.

Another small one is you can use %{_datadir} instead of %{_prefix}/share/ in the files section.

+ rpmlint output

rpmlint dracut-modules-olpc.spec dracut-modules-olpc-0.2.1-1.fc11.src.rpm 
1 packages and 1 specfiles checked; 0 errors, 0 warnings.

+ package name satisfies the packaging naming guidelines
+ specfile name matches the package base name
+ package should satisfy packaging guidelines
+ license meets guidelines and is acceptable to Fedora
+ license matches the actual package license

+ %doc includes license file
+ spec file written in American English
+ spec file is legible
+ upstream sources match sources in the srpm
  f57a07be5dfce912a7058be7ba6cec30  dracut-modules-olpc-0.2.1.tar.bz2
? package successfully builds on at least one architecture
  tested using koji scratch build
? BuildRequires list all build dependencies
n/a %find_lang instead of %{_datadir}/locale/*
n/a binary RPM with shared library files must call ldconfig in %post and %postun+ does not use Prefix: /usr
n/a package owns all directories it creates
n/a no duplicate files in %files
+ %defattr line
+ %clean contains rm -rf $RPM_BUILD_ROOT
+ consistent use of macros
+ package must contain code or permissible content
n/a large documentation files should go in -doc subpackage
+ files marked %doc should not affect package
n/a header files should be in -devel
n/a static libraries should be in -static
n/a packages containing pkgconfig (.pc) files need 'Requires: pkgconfig'
n/a libfoo.so must go in -devel
n/a devel must require the fully versioned base
+ packages should not contain libtool .la files
n/a packages containing GUI apps must include %{name}.desktop file
+ packages must not own files or directories owned by other packages
+ %install must start with rm -rf %{buildroot} etc.
+ filenames must be valid UTF-8


n/a if there is no license file, packager should query upstream
n/a translations of description and summary for non-English languages, if
? reviewer should build the package in mock/koji
? the package should build into binary RPMs on all supported architectures
n/a review should test the package functions as described
+ scriptlets should be sane
n/a pkgconfig files should go in -devel
+ shouldn't have file dependencies outside /etc /bin /sbin /usr/bin or

Comment 5 Peter Robinson 2009-07-16 10:26:29 UTC
Looks good. APPROVED!

Comment 6 Daniel Drake 2009-07-16 11:08:24 UTC
New Package CVS Request
Package Name: dracut-modules-olpc
Short Description: OLPC initramfs modules
Owners: dsd pbrobinson cjb
Branches: F-11

Comment 7 Jason Tibbitts 2009-07-17 15:35:35 UTC
CVS done.

Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2009-07-17 17:01:53 UTC
dracut-modules-olpc-0.2.1-1.fc11 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 11.

Comment 9 Daniel Drake 2009-07-17 17:07:50 UTC

Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2009-07-22 21:49:32 UTC
dracut-modules-olpc-0.2.1-1.fc11 has been pushed to the Fedora 11 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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