Spec URL: http://mcepl.fedorapeople.org/rpms/ldapvi.spec
SRPM URL: http://mcepl.fedorapeople.org/rpms/ldapvi-1.8-0.1.git20090917.1.fc12.src.rpm
ldapvi is an interactive LDAP client for Unix
terminals. Using it, you can update LDAP entries with a text
Think of it as vipw(1) for LDAP.
The package has been orphaned and FTBFS (see the blocked bug). Now trying to revive.
I think a more robust description of where Source0 comes from is needed per https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging:SourceURL
(In reply to comment #2)
> I think a more robust description of where Source0 comes from is needed per
Is this better?
# Use the following commands to generate the tarball:
# git clone http://www.lichteblau.com/git/ldapvi.git
# git archive --prefix=ldapvi/ HEAD | bzip2 >ldapvi.tar.bz2
Lots better, thanks. I think that the git revision should be in the spec somewhere too (even if not part of the n-v-r).
Thanks to Danny for help, new packages (using the released source but patched to be compilable on Fedora) are on
formal review is here:
OK source files match upstream:
OK package meets naming and versioning guidelines.
OK specfile is properly named, is cleanly written and uses macros consistently.
OK dist tag is present.
OK license field matches the actual license.
OK license is open source-compatible (GPLv2+). License text included in package.
OK latest version is being packaged.
OK BuildRequires are proper.
OK compiler flags are appropriate.
OK %clean is present.
OK package builds in mock (Rawhide/x86_64).
OK debuginfo package looks complete.
OK rpmlint is silent.
OK final provides and requires look sane.
N/A %check is present and all tests pass.
OK no shared libraries are added to the regular linker search paths.
OK owns the directories it creates.
OK doesn't own any directories it shouldn't.
OK no duplicates in %files.
OK file permissions are appropriate.
OK no scriptlets present.
OK code, not content.
OK documentation is small, so no -docs subpackage is necessary.
OK %docs are not necessary for the proper functioning of the package.
OK no headers.
OK no pkgconfig files.
OK no libtool .la droppings.
OK not a GUI app.
This package is APPROVED.
Package Change Request
Package Name: ldapvi
New Branches: EL-5
I've done the EL-5 branch, but I note that this package is currently orphaned in rawhide. If the goal was to revive it, shouldn't someone own it so that it will branch for F-12?
(In reply to comment #9)
> I've done the EL-5 branch, but I note that this package is currently orphaned
> in rawhide. If the goal was to revive it, shouldn't someone own it so that it
> will branch for F-12?
Thanks, and yes there is some mess in bit for this package. I have reopened https://fedorahosted.org/rel-eng/ticket/2201 so hopefully jk_eating will take a look at it.