[Gluster-devel] Proposal for some RPM packaging changes

Justin Clift justin at gluster.org
Wed Feb 19 03:17:08 UTC 2014

On 18/02/2014, at 2:13 PM, Niels de Vos wrote:
> 2. Create a new sub-package that includes translators that are not easy 
>   to use, introduce many dependencies, and whatnot. This new package 
>   would include the Glupy and rot-13 xlators. Others can be added or 
>   moved to this package pretty easily. Only users that want to use 
>   Glupy will install glusterfs-extra-xlators with its dependency on 
>   Python. Users that do not need these uncommon xlators do not need to 
>   install this package.
>   Examples for using these additional xlators, Python scripts, little 
>   C applications (for the changelog xlator) would all be included in 
>   the glusterfs-devel package.

Just updated the Glupy rename change set to achieve this:


* Renames gluster.py to glupy.py to avoid namespace conflict (#1018619)
* Moved the main Glupy files into glusterfs-extra-xlators rpm
* Moved the Glupy Translator examples into glusterfs-devel rpm

+ Justin

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