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Configuration file migration without scriptlets

Hi,

is there any mechanism in Fedora for config file migration? How would
you make changes to a configuration file (maybe after some config option
has been renamed), or move a config file to a new location, during
upgrade? Is there a better way than running 'sed' and 'cp' in a scriptlet?

Thanks.

Best regards
Ondřej Lysoněk

Dropping i2c-tools-devel, introducing libi2c and libi2c-devel

Hi,

I'm rebasing i2c-tools to 4.0 in Rawhide (F28) and the rebase involves
dropping the i2c-tools-devel subpackage and introducing libi2c and
libi2c-devel. The change will happen only in F28.

For a long time, i2c-tools bundled their own version of
/usr/include/linux/i2c-dev.h which, compared to the kernel version of
the file, additionally contained definitions from <linux/i2c.h> and
inline functions i2c_smbus_*() taken from the kernel.

Until recently, i2c-tools in Fedora did not include the i2c-dev.h file,
probably because of the name collision.

Non-responsive maintainer: jcapik

Hi,

I'd like to start the non-responsive maintainer process for Jaromir
Capik (jcapik). I've been trying to contact him through a bugzilla, but
haven't received a reply in over two weeks:
<a href="https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1494142" title="https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1494142">https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1494142</a>

I also attempted to contact him directly using email on 2017-09-01 and
then on 2017-09-13, but I didn't receive a reply.

It appears he hasn't been active in Fedora in a while.

Provide Make variable for -keep-new-mtime

Hi,

I'm sending a patch that makes use of the KEEP_NEW_MTIME Make variable
to set the -keep-new-mtime option of postfix-install during 'make install'.

Ondra

Processing order of canonical maps

Hi,

I need some help configuring canonical maps.

Suppose you have two lookup tables listed in canonical_maps and each of
these tables uses all three pattern types (user@domain, user, @domain).

Preserve timestamps during 'make install'

Hi,

I'm sending a patch that eliminates certain (unwanted) warnings caused
by unnecessary update of modification time during 'make install'. See
the downstream bug report at [1] for more details. The attached patch
was created by Robert Scheck.

[1] <a href="https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1307064" title="https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1307064">https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1307064</a>

Kind regards
Ondřej Lysoněk

sendmail-devel will be renamed to sendmail-milter-devel

Hi,

on Friday, August 5, I will rebuild the sendmail package for rawhide,
because of a rename of sendmail-devel to sendmail-milter-devel. This is
due to [1]. Please change BuildRequires and Requires of your packages
accordingly.

List of know affected packages:
clamav
milter-greylist
milter-regex
mimedefang
opendkim
opendmarc
python-pymilter
spamass-milter

[1] <a href="https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=891288" title="https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=891288">https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=891288</a>

Self Introduction: Ondřej Lysoněk

Hi,

my name is Ondřej Lysoněk and I am a new intern in the development team
at Red Hat in Brno, Czech Republic. I'm 21 and I'm currently studying at
the Faculty of Informatics, Masaryk University. Formerly I worked in a
QA team, also at Red Hat.

Ondřej Lysoněk