[OSM-dev] remove link to mapnik.org svn?

Keith Sharp kms at passback.co.uk
Tue Jun 5 09:47:10 BST 2007


On Mon, 2007-06-04 at 19:30 +0100, Jon Burgess wrote:
> On Mon, 2007-06-04 at 16:39 +0200, Joerg Ostertag (OSM Munich/Germany)
> wrote:
> > > I think it should stay, or at least we should have a link to
> > > http://mapnik.org/download/. 
> > 
> > I didn't want to remove the mentioning in the install.txt. 
> > But I wanted to remove the external dependency in the svn.
> > 
> 
> Now I understand. For some reason I thought you were talking about
> removing a link on the wiki page. I don't see any reason why the OSM SVN
> tree needs to pull in the mapnik sources. 
> 
> > > Not all distros have pre-compiled packages 
> > > (I use Fedora which does not). 
> > 
> > Is there any chance to get fedora packages in the future?
> > 
> 
> Keith Sharp has built some RPMs http://www.passback.org.uk/maps/rpms/ 
> and there was some talk about submitting them to Fedora
> http://lists.openstreetmap.org/pipermail/dev/2007-March/003789.html 

	https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=234581

But it doesn't seem to be going anywhere...

Keith.





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