Bug 119634 - /usr/share/automake-VERSION links are bad practice
/usr/share/automake-VERSION links are bad practice
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: system-switch-mail (Show other bugs)
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Reported: 2004-03-31 17:49 EST by Stig Hackvan
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-04-05 12:03:13 EDT
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Description Stig Hackvan 2004-03-31 17:49:15 EST
.src.rpms for many of the system-config-* packages have bogus and
unnecessary build-dependencies because of symlinks to automake helper
scripts. 

Please fix this.

I don't have a .spec file workaround for config-switch-mail because
the offending gunk is in system-switch-mail-0.5.24/po/Makefile:


MKINSTALLDIRS = /usr/share/automake-1.6/mkinstalldirs
mkinstalldirs = $(SHELL) `case "$(MKINSTALLDIRS)" in /*) echo
"$(MKINSTALLDIRS)" ;; *) echo "$(top_builddir)/$(MKINSTALLDIRS)" ;; esac`
 
-- stig
Comment 1 Ngo Than 2004-04-05 12:03:13 EDT
it's fixed in 0.5.25. thanks for your report

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