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Re: [opensuse-buildservice] osc, disable spec file auto format
On Wednesday 18 February 2015 15:55:32 Brian K. White wrote:
There is no getting around the fact that a vcs tool that modifies your
data on it's own is wrong. Nothing you could ever say makes that ok.

CVS can update a version tag and inject log messages into your file ...

Would you tolerate it if the cp command *ever* made *any* change to the
data on it's own along the way?

At least file owner and timestamps will be changed. Ok, these are metadata,
but ...

Whatever high level result you wanted to get from this behavior, this is
the wrong place to insert it.

The OBS could reject files which are not compliant. Something along:

The file "foo.spec" has been rejected as it is not compliant to formatting
rules, see for

Please fix these issues, either manually or by executing "osc service run

The following issues were found by format_spec_file (Version 0.1234)
Line 14: Bad ordering for "Requires:", please sort alphabetically
Line 18: Unknown or bad "License:"
Line 43: ...

Kind regards,


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