mandriva packages

Casey Harkins caseyharkins at
Sat May 19 14:23:40 EDT 2007

Mark Doliner wrote:
> On Sat, 19 May 2007 14:54:29 +0000, Tomasz Bednarski - Mandriva Poland
> wrote
>> My friend created packages for mandriva Linux. Could it be added to
>> ??
> Sorry, as a rule we don't provide packages created by people that we don't
> know, which basically means we only provide packages that we create ourselves.
>  It's important for us to know that the package hasn't been tampered with
> (maliciously or otherwise).

As this seems to come up frequently (three times on this list since 2.0 
was released), maybe this should be noted on the download page (linking 
to the WhyPackagesExist page on the wiki).


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