#44 Add RPM Fusion Steam as 3rd party repository
Closed: Fixed 3 years ago Opened 3 years ago by kwizart.

Name of application: RPM Fusion Steam

Description of Application: Steam is the worlds largest gaming platform and has thousands of games available for Linux.

Type of repository: RPM

URL for repository: https://mirrors.rpmfusion.org/metalink?repo=nonfree-fedora-steam-$releasever&arch=$arch
(starting with releasever=28 and for all arches, there are empty repo when not relevant)

License for application submitted: Proprietary

Is packager application owner or developer? No, this is a external repo hosted by the RPM Fusion community.

If not owner or developer do you have permission to package this either through license terms or directly from owner?
From the Steam for Linux copying file: " (iii) you may repackage the Program and distribute it with another software program, provided that you do not integrate the Program in any way with that other software program, or combine the Program with that other software program in a manner that would require you to distribute the Program under any open source or other license terms different from these terms."

Is there a group of people maintaining this repository? Yes, this repository is maintained by the RPM Fusion community project.

If you are a single person behind repository what are you contingency plan in case you are unavailable or lose interest or have an accident? RPM Fusion is a 10 year old project that already has switched once of primary coordinator. Few people have admins rights to the project and could take-over.
The project also rely on community resources https://rpmfusion.org/Contribute.

How do we contact you in case there are problems? https://bugzilla.rpmfusion.org/enter_bug.cgi?product=Fedora and choose steam as component.

For the infra side: root @rpmfusion.org

Metadata Update from @catanzaro:
- Issue tagged with: meeting

3 years ago

I guess this can obsolete #38.

The Workstation WG discussed this in today's meeting, and agreed:

15:57 < kalev> #agreed Workstation WG agrees to add Steam from RPM Fusion, and NVIDIA driver from RPM Fusion as 3rd party repositories (+1:7, 0:0, -1:0)
15:57 < kalev> #action mclasen and kalev to implement fedora-workstation-repositories changes, and update https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Workstation/Third_Party_Software_Repositories wiki page

Metadata Update from @kalev:
- Issue untagged with: meeting

3 years ago

I added the repo file to fedora-workstation-repositories for F28+ and also updated the wiki page.


Metadata Update from @kalev:
- Issue close_status updated to: Fixed
- Issue status updated to: Closed (was: Open)

3 years ago

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