Bug 697842

Summary: paraview bundles copy of VTK library
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Dan Horák <dan>
Component: paraviewAssignee: Orion Poplawski <orion>
Status: ASSIGNED --- QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: rawhideCC: dennis.schridde, dominik, neteler, orion, pertusus, twhitehead
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URL: http://public.kitware.com/Bug/view.php?id=12106
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Description Dan Horák 2011-04-19 08:22:27 EDT
If I see correctly paraview bundles copy of VTK library that exists a separate package.
Comment 1 Orion Poplawski 2011-04-19 10:21:21 EDT
Yeah, not sure how possible it will be to separate.  Kitware is the developer of both paraview and vtk and their development are intertwined, but paraview often depends on a very specific at possibly modified vtk.  I'll poke them about it though.
Comment 2 markusN 2012-09-29 03:59:56 EDT
There is an important fix needed, see bug 838228#10 which points to bug 744434:

Citation: "you have to compile VTK without -DVTK_OPENGL_HAS_OSMESA:BOOL=ON,
 but paraview was missed as it has it's own copy."
Comment 3 Orion Poplawski 2012-12-17 18:52:58 EST
I've dropped -DVTK_OPENGL_HAS_OSMESA:BOOL=ON for paraview 3.98.0.  We're closer to unbundling vtk, maybe next release.
Comment 4 Tyson Whitehead 2013-03-27 17:21:48 EDT
Any chance this could get fixed in the F17 paraview as well?  Thanks!
Comment 6 Tyson Whitehead 2013-03-29 14:44:05 EDT
Wow!  That was crazy quick.  Thanks again so very much!
Comment 7 Fedora End Of Life 2013-04-03 15:36:08 EDT
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 19 development cycle.
Changing version to '19'.

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Comment 9 Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski 2015-08-06 19:03:21 EDT
The link to upstream bug report doesn't seem to be valid anymore.
Comment 10 Dennis Schridde 2016-01-26 11:32:28 EST
(In reply to Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski from comment #9)
> The link to upstream bug report doesn't seem to be valid anymore.

The upstream bug was moved to: http://www.paraview.org/Bug/view.php?id=12106