and the thread on the packaging list.
"So I think the current situation is that there's several options. The
preferred option is to have all of the packages that install files there own
the directory. The question for the packaging committee is whether we
A) Require that in the Guidelines
B) Say that we, the FPC, support people changing gtk-doc requiring packages
to own the directory instead.
C) Say that we, the FPC, consider this to be a matter of maintainer choice
where it doesn't matter at all if the packages require gtk-doc or own the
https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/PackagingDrafts/Revised_File_and_Directory_Ownership was considered at the Aug 12, 2010 Meeting and approved with 6 +1 votes , no 0 votes, and no -1 votes.
Merged into guidelines and announced.
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