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Bug 247250

Summary: Conflicting Provides
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Michael Schwendt <bugs.michael>
Component: mod_perlAssignee: Joe Orton <jorton>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
Severity: high Docs Contact:
Priority: low    
Version: rawhideCC: h.reindl, perl-devel, ppisar, robin.norwood
Target Milestone: ---Keywords: Reopened
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
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Fixed In Version: mod_perl-2.0.5-8.fc16 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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: 818651 (view as bug list) Environment:
Last Closed: 2012-03-21 15:04:34 EDT Type: ---
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Bug Blocks: 235704    
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Description Michael Schwendt 2007-07-06 07:27:59 EDT
mod_perl-devel provides perl(HTTP::Request::Common)
perl-libwww-perl provides perl(HTTP::Request::Common) EQ 0 1.26
  required by: perl-bioperl - 1.5.2_102-8.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-Finance-Quote - 1.13-1.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-Finance-YahooQuote - 0.21-2.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-WWW-Babelfish - 0.16-1.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-bioperl-run - 1.5.2_100-2.fc7.noarch
  required by: rt3 - 3.6.3-1.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-bioperl - 1.5.2_102-8.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-Finance-Quote - 1.13-1.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-Finance-YahooQuote - 0.21-2.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-WWW-Babelfish - 0.16-1.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-bioperl-run - 1.5.2_100-2.fc7.noarch
  required by: rt3 - 3.6.3-1.fc7.noarch

Indeed:

$ sudo yum install 'perl(HTTP::Request::Common)'

does not install perl-libwww-perl, but mod_perl-devel and
more than a dozen dependencies.

The culprit is the Apache::TestRequest module.

[...]

Further reference, similar cases:
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-perl-devel-list/2007-July/msg00011.html
Comment 1 Michael Schwendt 2007-09-05 06:48:36 EDT
mod_perl-devel provides perl(HTTP::Request::Common)
perl-libwww-perl provides perl(HTTP::Request::Common) EQ 0 1.28
  required by: perl-Finance-Quote - 1.13-1.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-Finance-YahooQuote - 0.21-2.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-WWW-Babelfish - 0.16-1.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-bioperl - 1.5.2_102-8.fc8.noarch
  required by: perl-bioperl-run - 1.5.2_100-2.fc8.noarch
  required by: rt3 - 3.6.3-1.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-Finance-Quote - 1.13-1.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-Finance-YahooQuote - 0.21-2.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-WWW-Babelfish - 0.16-1.fc7.noarch
  required by: perl-bioperl - 1.5.2_102-8.fc8.noarch
  required by: perl-bioperl-run - 1.5.2_100-2.fc8.noarch
  required by: rt3 - 3.6.3-1.fc7.noarch
Comment 2 Joe Orton 2007-09-05 08:09:18 EDT
Sorry for the delay.

http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/buildinfo?buildID=17832
Comment 3 Petr Pisar 2012-02-02 09:00:42 EST
The bogus perl(HTTP::Request::Common) is back again:

# repoquery --whatprovides 'perl(HTTP::Request::Common)' --source
perl-HTTP-Message-6.02-4.fc17.src.rpm
mod_perl-2.0.5-7.fc17.src.rpm
mod_perl-2.0.5-7.fc17.src.rpm
Comment 4 Jan Kaluža 2012-03-05 08:05:00 EST
Created attachment 567603 [details]
proposed patch

filter perl(HTTP::Request::Common) Provide from -devel
Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2012-03-06 03:37:23 EST
mod_perl-2.0.5-8.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/mod_perl-2.0.5-8.fc17
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2012-03-06 03:56:52 EST
mod_perl-2.0.5-8.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/mod_perl-2.0.5-8.fc16
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2012-03-07 02:22:10 EST
Package mod_perl-2.0.5-8.fc17:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing mod_perl-2.0.5-8.fc17'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2012-3185/mod_perl-2.0.5-8.fc17
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2012-03-21 15:04:34 EDT
mod_perl-2.0.5-8.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
Comment 9 Harald Reindl 2012-04-05 15:33:29 EDT
and that you see what impact such small bugs are having
here the list what canbe removed on a single server now

in our case there are 20 virtual machines with the
package - in summary 1600 MB caused by one simple
packaging bug

===============================================================================================================
 Package                           Arch        Version                          Repository               Größe
===============================================================================================================
Entfernen:
 apr-devel                         x86_64      1.4.6-1.fc16.20120325.rh         @lounge-buildserver      767 k
 apr-util-devel                    x86_64      1.3.12-1.fc16                    @lounge-cache            260 k
 cyrus-sasl-devel                  x86_64      2.1.23-27.fc16                   @lounge-cache            982 k
 db4-cxx                           x86_64      4.8.30-3.fc15                    @lounge-cache/15         1.6 M
 db4-devel                         x86_64      4.8.30-3.fc15                    @lounge-cache/15          68 M
 expat-devel                       x86_64      2.1.0-1.fc16                     @lounge-cache            178 k
 httpd-devel                       x86_64      2.2.22-5.fc16.20120325.rh        @lounge-buildserver      523 k
 mod_perl-devel                    x86_64      2.0.5-8.fc16                     @lounge-cache            896 k
 openldap-devel                    x86_64      2.4.26-6.fc16                    @lounge-cache            5.1 M
 perl-Archive-Tar                  noarch      1.76-197.fc16                    @lounge-cache            121 k
 perl-CPAN-Meta                    noarch      2.120630-1.fc16                  @lounge-cache            386 k
 perl-CPAN-Meta-YAML               noarch      0.004-1.fc16                     @lounge-cache             40 k
 perl-ExtUtils-CBuilder            noarch      1:0.28.2.3-197.fc16              @lounge-cache             61 k
 perl-ExtUtils-Embed               noarch      1.30-197.fc16                    @lounge-cache             17 k
 perl-IO-Zlib                      noarch      1:1.10-197.fc16                  @lounge-cache             19 k
 perl-IPC-Cmd                      noarch      1:0.70-197.fc16                  @lounge-cache             64 k
 perl-JSON-PP                      noarch      2.27200-2.fc16                   @lounge-cache            117 k
 perl-Locale-Maketext-Simple       noarch      1:0.21-197.fc16                  @lounge-cache             14 k
 perl-Module-Build                 noarch      1:0.3800-197.fc16                @lounge-cache            495 k
 perl-Module-Load                  noarch      1:0.18-197.fc16                  @lounge-cache            7.3 k
 perl-Module-Load-Conditional      noarch      0.44-197.fc16                    @lounge-cache             24 k
 perl-Module-Metadata              noarch      1.000006-1.fc16                  @lounge-cache             27 k
 perl-Package-Constants            noarch      1:0.02-197.fc16                  @lounge-cache            4.6 k
 perl-Params-Check                 noarch      1:0.28-197.fc16                  @lounge-cache             25 k
 perl-Parse-CPAN-Meta              noarch      1:1.4401-197.fc16                @lounge-cache             11 k
 perl-Perl-OSType                  noarch      1.002-197.fc16                   @lounge-cache            6.1 k
 perl-Test-Simple                  noarch      0.98-197.fc16                    @lounge-cache            195 k

Vorgangsübersicht
===============================================================================================================
Remove  27 Packages

Installationsgröße: 80 M
Ist dies in Ordnung? [j/N] :j
Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2012-05-03 03:22:41 EDT
mod_perl-2.0.5-8.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.