The last version of skychart available in repositories is 3.2, but the upstream stable version is 3.4.
I made some packages myself, tested locally with mock. I'm not a packager, but I would like to became a co-maintainer. I need a review of this package and a sponsorship, if possible.
You can found the .spec and source rpm at:
Any news on this?
I already made some other progress on packaging to fix some rpmlint warning and creating a separate subpackage for wiki documentation (that in previous versions were deleted from sources):
Feel free to use as scratch for upgrading the package in repositories, if you want.
I hope I can push this forward the next week.
Thanks for your contribution, and happy New Year
I'm starting to integrate your changes into my specfile. I have found that the package doesn't compile in F-17...
I suppose is something related with gcc 4.7. I'm reporting upstream
Note that the 3.6 version is coming shortly (probably). In this version there will be some changes in the source package as described in this discussion: http://www.ap-i.net/mantis/view.php?id=927
Essentially the author has agreed to integrate the wiki documentation and all catalog data in the source package. Also it will be not necessary to remove prohibited code (*.exe) as it will not installed without explicitly say that with a "make install_nonfree".
I already did some tests on a specfile for this future version and it looks good (but it fails to build against f17 for the same reasons related to gcc 4.7). I have also applied in pkgdb a request to become co-maintainer of the package, if you agree to that I can give some help.
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database. Reassigning to the new owner of this component.
skychart-3.4-4.fc16.1 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 16 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing skychart-3.4-4.fc16.1'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
skychart-3.4-4.fc16.1 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.