[csw-maintainers] catalog / package name issues

Dagobert Michelsen dam at opencsw.org
Tue Feb 28 10:27:16 CET 2012

Hi Ihsan,

Am 28.02.2012 um 08:47 schrieb İhsan Doğan:
> On 02/27/2012 04:07 PM, Dagobert Michelsen wrote:
>> Please always keep the syntax clean, that means leave the hyphens in place.
>> If necessary, shorten the package name hard at the end (which GAR could have
>> done). That means
>>  CSWpm-email-mime-attachment-stri
>> The catalog name should include the full module name.
> Thanks for the hint, Dago.
>> Checkpkg should then be smart enough to not complain (I think it will
>> complain, but that should be fixed then).
> Checkpkg still complains:
> CHECKPKG_OVERRIDES_CSWpm-email-mime-attachment-stri +=
> pkginfo-bad-catalogname|pm_email_mime-attachment_stripper

I tend to relax the constraints on catalog name length.


> CHECKPKG_OVERRIDES_CSWpm-email-mime-attachment-stri +=
> catalogname-does-not-match-pkgname|pkgname=CSWpm-email-mime-attachment-stri|catalogname=pm_email_mime-attachment_stripper|expected-catalogname=pm_email_mime_attachment_stri

Maciej: I think this check should only take the max number of chars of
the package name into account.

> CHECKPKG_OVERRIDES_CSWpm-email-mime-attachment-stri += catalogname-too-long

Same as above.

> I guess, I can override these?

Probably we need to talk about enhancing the catalog name length.

Best regards

  -- Dago

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