Bug 117873 - Cant build rpmdb-redhat if it is installed
Summary: Cant build rpmdb-redhat if it is installed
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: rpmdb-redhat (Show other bugs)
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Version: 3.0
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Dennis Gregorovic
QA Contact: Mike McLean
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Reported: 2004-03-09 15:01 UTC by Lance Davis
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-05-18 14:13:11 UTC
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHEA-2005:312 normal SHIPPED_LIVE New rpmdb-redhat package for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Update 5 2005-05-18 04:00:00 UTC

Description Lance Davis 2004-03-09 15:01:21 UTC
Description of problem:

Macro expansion prevents building of rpmdb-redhat if it is installed
on the system

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. install rpmdb-redhat
2. rpmbuild -bb rpmdb-redhat
Actual results:

/etc/rpm/macros.solve has expanded macros inserted
rpm always flags error with macro define

Expected results:


Additional info:

Suggested fixes :-

either if [ -e /etc/rpm/macros.solve ]
                add an extra % on macro defs to dereference
or same if macro defined

or Buildconflicts: rpmdb-redhat

Comment 1 Lance Davis 2004-03-09 15:08:04 UTC
fixed component

Comment 4 Dennis Gregorovic 2005-05-02 16:48:40 UTC
Should be fixed in U5

Comment 5 Dennis Gregorovic 2005-05-18 14:13:11 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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