Note: This web site is only kept up to date for OSG Software 1.2 (VDT 2.0.0). If you are looking for information for the most recent release, the RPM-based OSG Software 3.0, please see the OSG documentation web site

VDT RPM Checklist

This checklist was adapted from the Fedora Package Review Guidelines. Most of the content changes stem from the VDT not making source packages yet. And then, we imposed our own tiered classification of priorities.


To be added to a VDT repository, an RPM must conform to the following items:

The following are taken care of for the NMI automatically generated packages:


To be added to a VDT repository, an RPM should conform to the following items, but exceptions will be considered. A package that meets all of the Must and Should items gets the Silver rating.


Last Updated: 21 October 2010