[Mageia-dev] Collaboration policy

Shlomi Fish shlomif at shlomifish.org
Sun Jun 17 20:34:33 CEST 2012

Hi all,

On Thu, 14 Jun 2012 11:49:12 +0200
Anne Nicolas <ennael at mageia.org> wrote:

> Hi there
> As discussed in meeting last week, a collaboration policy was needed to 
> make things clear and clean about reusing code/patches/artwork... from 
> other projects / distributions.
> As a result, Colin wrote one on the wiki:
> https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Collaboration_policy
> Please have a look on it. Any comments welcome until tomorrow evening.

I tried following the putsrpm example there with a package from SUSE and it
failed with an error message:

mgarepo putsrpm -m "Import SUSE package" ~/npapi-vlc-2.0.0-3.2.src.rpm 
error: no such option: -m

I'm on Cauldron. So either mgarepo or the synposis in the policy should be


	Shlomi Fish

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