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Bug 1811528 - Request EPEL8 build of lightdm-gtk
Summary: Request EPEL8 build of lightdm-gtk
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Fedora EPEL
Classification: Fedora
Component: lightdm-gtk
Version: epel8
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Alternative GTK desktop environments
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2020-03-09 06:49 UTC by Greg Bailey
Modified: 2020-08-17 17:01 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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patches required to build lightdm-gtk 1.8.5 for EPEL8 (1.39 KB, application/gzip)
2020-03-23 21:01 UTC, comes
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Description Greg Bailey 2020-03-09 06:49:40 UTC
Description of problem:

Request for EPEL8 branch and build for lightdm-gtk.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

2.0.6 or current

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1.  CentOS 8 system w/ EPEL repo enabled
2.  dnf install lightdm-gtk

Actual results:

no package found.

Expected results:

an available package...  :-)

Additional info:

I'm a Fedora packager but primarily use EPEL repositories, and can be a co-maintainer if that's helpful.

Comment 1 comes 2020-03-23 21:01:00 UTC
Created attachment 1672806 [details]
patches required to build lightdm-gtk 1.8.5 for EPEL8

A couple of patches needed to build for EPEL 8 lightdm-gtk 1.8.5 src.rpm from EPEL7

Comment 2 Christian Dersch 2020-07-20 10:29:39 UTC
I'd like to see that package in EPEL8, too. I can maintain it for EPEL8 if you don't want to struggle with that.

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