Bug 102246 - Update to 2.1.20, separate -devel subpackage, enhancements, compatibility
Update to 2.1.20, separate -devel subpackage, enhancements, compatibility
Product: Red Hat Linux Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: gkrellm (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Karsten Hopp
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Reported: 2003-08-12 17:42 EDT by Ville Skyttä
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:56 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-10-09 07:27:11 EDT
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Suggested specfile patch (4.31 KB, patch)
2003-08-12 17:44 EDT, Ville Skyttä
no flags Details | Diff
Update to 2.1.20, bring up to date against current rawhide (4.32 KB, patch)
2003-10-08 16:55 EDT, Ville Skyttä
no flags Details | Diff

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Description Ville Skyttä 2003-08-12 17:42:53 EDT
I will submit a proposed patch to the gkrellm specfile.  More details in the
included %changelog.  The compatibility part is for smoothly upgrading from
external 3rd party repository packages such as freshrpms.net and www.fedora.us.
Comment 1 Ville Skyttä 2003-08-12 17:44:26 EDT
Created attachment 93609 [details]
Suggested specfile patch

Note: this patch is in UTF-8.  More information available on request, but the
changes should be self-explanatory.

Note #2:  /usr/bin/gkrellmd should be changed to /usr/sbin/gkrellmd in
gkrellmd.init after applying this patch.
Comment 2 Ville Skyttä 2003-09-12 16:38:20 EDT
GKrellM 2.1.19 is out.  The attached patch still works just by doing a simple
s/2.1.15/2.1.19/.  Please consider applying/updating this.
Comment 3 Ville Skyttä 2003-10-08 16:55:40 EDT
Created attachment 95027 [details]
Update to 2.1.20, bring up to date against current rawhide

I see gkrellm has been updated to 2.1.19, but this issue has been ignored so
Attached is the same patch updated to apply cleanly against 2.1.19-1 in

Would it be possible to get some feedback/comments on this?  TIA.
Comment 4 Ville Skyttä 2003-10-08 16:57:41 EDT
Note #2 from comment 1 still applies with the updated patch wrt the gkrellmd
Comment 5 Karsten Hopp 2003-10-09 07:27:11 EDT
Most of your suggestions are now in gkrellm-2.1.20-2.  
The -devel subpackage has to wait for the next release as we are currently in string freeze 
(because of the translations) and can't add new strings such as the package description. 
Comment 6 Ville Skyttä 2003-10-09 13:36:13 EDT

About the -devel package; would it be possible to add a "Provides:
gkrellm-devel" in the main package in the meantime?  That would make this
package compatible with a lot of plugin packages out there which have
"BuildRequires: gkrellm-devel"?
Comment 7 Karsten Hopp 2003-10-09 14:50:38 EDT
sure, no problem. Done in -3 
Comment 8 Ville Skyttä 2003-10-09 15:43:10 EDT
Wonderful, thanks a bunch!

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