Bug 1164 - util-linux doesn't include sfdisk
util-linux doesn't include sfdisk
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: util-linux (Show other bugs)
5.2
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: David Lawrence
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Reported: 1999-02-15 00:31 EST by Chris Siebenmann
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-03-31 12:18:32 EST
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Description Chris Siebenmann 1999-02-15 00:31:35 EST
The sfdisk program is part of the util-linux source kit,
and is useful for various sorts of automated and command
line partition manipulation. However, the generated
util-linux binary RPM does not include it (binary,
manual page, or its example file) on any platform.

Verification: inspect util-linux specfile. Observe lack
of sfdisk in %files section.

Fix: include sfdisk in the %files section, such as by
using/adding:
	%ifarch i386 alpha
	/sbin/sfdisk
	/usr/man/man8/sfdisk.8
	%doc disk-utils/sfdisk.examples
	%endif
(possibly it works on other architectures than i386 and
alpha; I picked those two to match what cfdisk and fdisk
are included for.)
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-03-25 20:31:59 EST
Fixed in util-linux-2.9i-4.
Comment 2 Chris Siebenmann 1999-03-30 13:55:59 EST
The latest Rawhide util-linux RPM includes sfdisk and sfdisk.8,
but doesn't include the sfdisk.examples docfile. sfdisk.examples
is reasonably useful for figuring out sfdisk usage, so I think it
would be good to include it too.
Comment 3 Jeff Johnson 1999-03-31 12:18:59 EST
Done in util-libux-2.9o-9.

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