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Name: keyutils
Homepage: http://people.redhat.com/~dhowells/keyutils/
Why we should include this into the repository? Keyutils provides libraries and utilities to access the kernel keyrings. Examples of programs that are able to use this are: SSSD (see T1901), Lutris (see T3822), NFS, Kerberos (which uses it for ID mapping) and GDM.
Open source? Yes
How many users do you anticipate will use this software? All users of software that uses (or is able to use) this library.
Link to source tarball/zip file: http://people.redhat.com/~dhowells/keyutils/keyutils-1.5.10.tar.bz2

Event Timeline

silke created this task.Aug 28 2017, 12:54 PM
JoshStrobl closed this task as Invalid.Sep 16 2017, 10:02 AM
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Closing as invalid. Package requests for dependencies of other packages aren't necessary.

Ah, sorry. What is the proper way to request an optional dependency?

@silke In this instance, it was more or less accepted by ikey. I'll mark T3822 as approved.