This week at LWN: Who maintains RPM? (2011 edition)

Posted by Scott_Ruecker on May 15, 2011 10:04 AM EDT; By Jonathan Corbet
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Back in 2006, LWN looked at the rather complicated story around the maintainership of the RPM package manager. Given the importance of this tool for any RPM-based distribution, the lack of a clear story on how it was being maintained was somewhat discouraging. Later that year, the Fedora project announced the creation of a new, community-oriented project around RPM. Since then, things have been on the quiet side, but recent events show that the RPM story has not yet run its course.

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Why is this needed? Grishnakh 25 1,156 May 18, 2011 10:42 AM

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