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How do I submit a patch to a package?

asked 2013-12-15 05:55:08 -0500

I have fixed a bug in a Fedora RPM spec file, and want to submit my patch back. How do I contribute it to Fedora? Where do I post it?

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answered 2013-12-15 07:22:23 -0500

remi gravatar image

updated 2013-12-15 07:23:54 -0500

Filing a bug report on, with the patch attached is probably a good start.

You can even clone the git repo from<packagename>.git and thus provide a git format-patch.

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Thanks! That's what I thought, but I just wanted to check. It turned out that the bug had already been fixed in the master branch, but I'll be certain of what to do next time this happens!

Robin Green gravatar imageRobin Green ( 2013-12-22 15:24:13 -0500 )edit

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