Bug 591173 - standard location for catalog.xml
Summary: standard location for catalog.xml
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: docbook-dtds
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ondrej Vasik
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-05-11 15:32 UTC by Rex Dieter
Modified: 2010-05-18 15:10 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: docbook-dtds-1.0-53.fc14
Doc Type: Enhancement
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Last Closed: 2010-05-18 15:10:59 UTC
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Description Rex Dieter 2010-05-11 15:32:15 UTC
As it is, docbook-dts put's these in

which can and does change.  kde upstream is working toward using system-provided copies of these (instead of internal copies), so needs an common, standard location for finding these.

Please consider using simply

... etc...

or provide symlinks doing similar.  Most distros seem to already do something like that already... except for fedora.


Comment 1 Rex Dieter 2010-05-11 15:38:14 UTC
I can help implement either solution, if you want.  If so, let me know which approach you'd prefer.

Comment 2 Ondrej Vasik 2010-05-11 20:40:50 UTC
Thanks for suggestion, no need for help - will check what's the "most distros" - this version - release concept was required for buggy post/postun scriptlets in the past, now could be removed - however - symlinks sounds like a good compromise with no risk.

Comment 3 Ondrej Vasik 2010-05-18 15:10:59 UTC
Done without symlinks, looks safe enough ... Built as docbook-dtds-1.0-53.fc14 - closing Rawhide...

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