Tomasz Kłoczko wrote:
> On 8 February 2018 at 15:03, Kamil Dudka <
> <>> wrote:
> [..] 
>     There might be valid reasons for the old stuff appearing in _some_
>     spec files
>     beyond your knowledge, for example specfile maintained by upstream,
>     usable not
>     only by Fedora.
> Theoretically you may be right. In practice  .. nope.

On what do you base your assertion? Are you saying that nobody does this?

> There is no any reasons to use in Fedora spec file which is not
> readable/simple as it is only possible because someone who is not
> focused on Fedora want to make it universal without testing it on all
> possible distributions on every new version released.
Or it may be due to complex spec files that are difficult to diff
between releases so maintaining them in one place (upstream) is far more
efficient and less error-prone.

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