[Mageia-sysadm] uploading package failed: mageia-doc

Marja van Waes marja11 at xs4all.nl
Wed Feb 20 16:00:06 CET 2013

On 20/02/13 09:32, Matteo Pasotti wrote:

> On 20/02/2013 09:02, Thomas Backlund wrote:
>> Matteo Pasotti skrev 20.2.2013 02:30:
>>> Hello sysadmins, something went wrong during a mgarepo putsrpm -l
>>> "Import Mandriva package" \
>>> mageia-doc-1.0-0.alpha.1.mga3.src.rpm
>> Um, dont import doc packaging from Mandriva, we dont have
>> redistribution rights on atleast some (all?) of it...
>> Are you working with the Mageia Documentation team ?
>> If this srpm and its contents is a result of our Documentation
>> team work, then it's ok to import...
> I'm working with the documentation team, I'm not importing Mandriva
> documentation.
> I used their (mandriva) spec file only but the contents are from
> Mageia documentation team. I was following the few guidelines we put into
> https://wiki.mageia.org/en/How_to_package_mageia-doc
> Maybe it is not necessary to import their changelogs, wdyt?
> In that case I'll remove all that stuff and avoid tu use -l "Import
> Mandriva package". Let me know, pls.

For drakx-installer-help, the used Mageia help texts and icons and some 
more things are stored in SVN/soft
I suppose the same should be done for mageia-doc (that'll contain the 
original Mageia MCC help pages)?

>>> I'm not able to upload that package anymore, can someone help me
>>> please?
>> Seems the initial import transmission broke after creating initial
>> dir + log: http://svnweb.mageia.org/packages/cauldron/mageia-doc
>> http://svnweb.mageia.org/packages/misc/mageia-doc/
>> so it blocks re-import as the dirs now exists
> Should I remove those directories by myself?
> Thank you
> - --
> Matteo

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