From: Mike Hearn <mike@na...> - 2005-06-14 12:29:11
Aaron has added a wiki page CompilingAutopackage to describe what must be
Remember, in much the same way that they can install anywhere, they can be
built anywhere too. That means they can be improved anywhere!
So, I'd like to ask all Inkscape developers to take a quick look at the
specfile, and make sure it's as you see fit. The basic stuff is things
like checking the dependencies are OK, more advanced stuff would be
packaging plugins and extensions too.
I'd really like to push the idea that like with Windows/Mac software,
packaging is a part of the development process and should be considered as
a feature rather than something that somebody does mechanically at the
last minute. Let me know if there are any questions, and I'll hopefully be
sending in some patches this summer.