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Bug 213192 - Review Request: python-nltk_lite - Natural Language Toolkit
Summary: Review Request: python-nltk_lite - Natural Language Toolkit
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: Package Review
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: José Matos
QA Contact: Fedora Package Reviews List
: 177619 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-10-31 04:28 UTC by Michel Alexandre Salim
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-11-13 05:28:57 UTC
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Description Michel Alexandre Salim 2006-10-31 04:28:26 UTC
Spec URL:
NLTK is a Python package that simplifies the construction of programs
that process natural language; and defines standard interfaces between
the different components of an NLP system.  It was designed primarily
to help teach graduate and undergraduate students about computational
linguistics; but it is also useful as a framework for implementing
research projects.

Note: the previous NLTK package in FE has been discontinued upstream; python-nltk_lite is the replacement.

According to the (provisional?) guideline this package thus Obsoletes: python-nltk <= 1.4.4-2%{dist}, the latest released across all FE branches, but does not Provides: python-nltk. rpmlint will thus throw an error on the binary RPM produced.

The spec is slightly modified from the one for python-nltk, taking advantage of FE4+'s bytecode compiling script for Python, and to not exclude *.pyo files.

Comment 1 Michel Alexandre Salim 2006-11-09 16:04:25 UTC
*** Bug 177619 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 2 José Matos 2006-11-10 23:41:39 UTC
Review for release 1:
* RPM name is OK
* Source nltk_lite-0.6.6.tar.gz is the same as upstream
* This is the latest version
* Builds fine in mock
* rpmlint looks OK
* File list looks OK
* License is correct and acceptable for Fedora (GPL)
* Package is code not content
* Package follows guidelines
* Spec file is readable and written in American English
* Requires and Build Requires are the necessary

One small question though, why do you set CFLAGS since this package is noarch?

Regardless this is not a blocker and this package is Approved.

Comment 3 Michel Alexandre Salim 2006-11-13 05:28:57 UTC
CFLAGS removed. Thanks for noticing - I guess I got it from the default Python
template and forgot to remove it.

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