Bug 72095 - Package name is unnecessarily capitalized
Package name is unnecessarily capitalized
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: PyQt (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Ngo Than
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Reported: 2002-08-20 23:37 EDT by Mike MacCana
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-08-20 23:37:52 EDT
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Description Mike MacCana 2002-08-20 23:37:47 EDT
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Description of problem:
This package name is capitalized for no good Reason. All other python libraries
and bindings with the exception of PyXML begin with lowercase. If there is no
specific reason for this package to have a capital P and Q, then making it
lowercase will be easier (ie, admins can reliably predict the package name)

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.Examine names of other python related packages
2.Examine the name of PyQt

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It would be ideal if Red Hat could have a recommended policy for SPEC files,
covering such matters as capitalization,, what fields are mandatory, what is
sufficient for Summary / Description, etc. Or is there already such a document?
Comment 1 Ngo Than 2002-08-25 08:55:13 EDT
We cannot change package name as the author named. It does not make sense

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