Bug 108930 - rpm --verify should have --noprelink
Summary: rpm --verify should have --noprelink
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Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
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Version: 1.0
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Jeff Johnson
QA Contact: Mike McLean
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Reported: 2003-11-03 14:54 UTC by Jonathan Kamens
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:59 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-12-06 13:44:44 UTC
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Description Jonathan Kamens 2003-11-03 14:54:45 UTC
There should be an option to rpm --verify to tell it not to verify 
prelinking of all packages.

Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 2003-12-06 13:44:44 UTC
I disagree, the --verify output will spew spurious false messages
if --noprelink is added to the invocation.

Howvere, adding
   --define '__prelink_undo_cmd %{nil}'
will disable the prelink undo.

Add to /etc/popt
    rpm alias --noprelink --define '__prelink_undo_cmd %{nil}'
will disable the unprelinking.

If you mean that --noprelink should not even attempt to verify
prelinked libraries, that's only one of a whole class of file
selectors that would need doing. Filtering the output to remove
messages that you do not care to see is easy enough already.

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