Bug 613690

Summary: pcre-static subpackage does not deliver license file
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Reporter: Petr Pisar <ppisar>
Component: pcreAssignee: Petr Pisar <ppisar>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact: David Kutálek <dkutalek>
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: low    
Version: 6.1CC: notting, psplicha, rvokal
Target Milestone: rcKeywords: EasyFix, Patch
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
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Fixed In Version: pcre-7.8-4.el6 Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Cause Install pcre-static package. Consequence There is no pcre license text. Fix PCRE license text has been copied under /usr/share/doc/pcre-static-*/. Result pcre-static package delivers PCRE license text in /usr/share/doc/pcre-static-*/ directory.
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Last Closed: 2012-04-03 11:20:46 EDT Type: ---
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Description Petr Pisar 2010-07-12 11:15:46 EDT
pcre-static package does not contain license quotation in separate file nor the package depend on main pcre package. It's necessary to deliver COPYING and LICENCE files within pcre-static subpackage either to fulfill licensing guidelines.
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2011-01-07 10:31:14 EST
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion in the current release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Because the affected component is not scheduled to be updated
in the current release, Red Hat is unfortunately unable to
address this request at this time. Red Hat invites you to
ask your support representative to propose this request, if
appropriate and relevant, in the next release of Red Hat
Enterprise Linux. If you would like it considered as an
exception in the current release, please ask your support
representative.
Comment 3 RHEL Product and Program Management 2011-07-05 19:42:37 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion in the current release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
Because the affected component is not scheduled to be updated
in the current release, Red Hat is unfortunately unable to
address this request at this time. Red Hat invites you to
ask your support representative to propose this request, if
appropriate and relevant, in the next release of Red Hat
Enterprise Linux. If you would like it considered as an
exception in the current release, please ask your support
representative.
Comment 6 Petr Pisar 2012-01-10 08:21:16 EST
    Technical note added. If any revisions are required, please edit the "Technical Notes" field
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    New Contents:
Cause
    Install pcre-static package.
Consequence
    There is no pcre license text.
Fix
    PCRE license text has been copied under
    /usr/share/doc/pcre-static-*/.
Result
    pcre-static package delivers PCRE license text in
    /usr/share/doc/pcre-static-*/ directory.
Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2012-04-03 11:20:46 EDT
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2012-0445.html