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|Summary:||pidgin should build against external libgadu, not internal|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Vincent Danen <vdanen>|
|Component:||pidgin||Assignee:||Stu Tomlinson <stu>|
|Status:||CLOSED RAWHIDE||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Version:||15||CC:||a.badger, dominik, itamar, mathstuf, stu|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
|Doc Text:||Story Points:||---|
|Last Closed:||2012-08-07 16:26:44 EDT||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
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Description Vincent Danen 2011-06-16 13:33:24 EDT
Pidgin currently contains a copy of its own libgadu library internally. Is it not possible to build pidgin against the external libgadu as part of Fedora? This way if there are security flaws found in libgadu, we only have to patch libgadu, and not both.
Comment 1 Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski 2011-07-10 06:45:56 EDT
For the record, I just did a diff between pidgin-2.9.0's libgadu copy and libgadu-0.11.0. The only changes are win32 support. Everything else looks vanilla. Blocking the tracking bug for this.
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2011-08-24 08:17:14 EDT
pidgin-2.10.0-1.fc15 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 15. https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/pidgin-2.10.0-1.fc15
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2011-08-24 08:17:39 EDT
pidgin-2.10.0-1.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16. https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/pidgin-2.10.0-1.fc16
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2011-08-24 08:18:08 EDT
pidgin-2.10.0-1.fc14 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 14. https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/pidgin-2.10.0-1.fc14
Comment 5 Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski 2011-08-24 12:09:04 EDT
Looking at build logs, you forgot to add BuildRequires: libgadu-devel to both F-14 and F-15 branch updates.
Comment 6 Stu Tomlinson 2011-08-24 12:15:26 EDT
Actually, this change has only been made in F16+. I do not intend to make the change for existing Fedora releases. I issued updates through bodhi for F14-16 at the same time which is why those releases incorrectly reference this bug.
Comment 7 Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski 2011-08-24 12:21:50 EDT
Well, please edit the F-15 and F-14 updates and remove the incorrectly referenced bug, then.
Comment 8 Stu Tomlinson 2011-08-24 12:24:26 EDT
(In reply to comment #7) > Well, please edit the F-15 and F-14 updates and remove the incorrectly > referenced bug, then. Done.
Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2011-08-24 18:47:40 EDT
Package pidgin-2.10.0-1.fc16: * should fix your issue, * was pushed to the Fedora 16 testing repository, * should be available at your local mirror within two days. Update it with: # su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing pidgin-2.10.0-1.fc16' as soon as you are able to. Please go to the following url: https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/pidgin-2.10.0-1.fc16 then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2011-12-29 08:24:23 EST
pidgin-2.10.1-1.fc15 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 15. https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/pidgin-2.10.1-1.fc15
Comment 11 Fedora Update System 2011-12-29 08:25:13 EST
pidgin-2.10.1-1.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16. https://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/pidgin-2.10.1-1.fc16
Comment 12 Fedora End Of Life 2012-08-07 16:26:47 EDT
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Comment 13 Toshio Ernie Kuratomi 2012-08-08 10:58:02 EDT
Just changing the closed type to show this was fixed in a later release