Bug 121962 - automake-1.4 is marked as requirement everytime even if it isn't needed
Summary: automake-1.4 is marked as requirement everytime even if it isn't needed
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: fontconfig   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Owen Taylor
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Blocks: 125755
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-04-29 11:33 UTC by Robert Scheck
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-08-03 23:01:28 UTC
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Description Robert Scheck 2004-04-29 11:33:58 UTC
Description of problem:
automake 1.4 is everytime marked as a requirement even it isn't 
needed (so automake is only used at s390 systems for disabling
some documentation).

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How reproducible & Steps to Reproduce:
Everytime, rebuild fontconfig on a non-s390 system and you see, that 
automake isn't used and also shouldn't be marked as a requirement.
I personally use the patch below, which works for me.
Actual results:
--- fontconfig.spec        2004-04-19 18:03:52.000000000 +0200
+++ fontconfig.spec.rsc    2004-04-29 13:18:02.000000000 +0200
@@ -39,8 +39,9 @@
 BuildRequires: expat-devel
 BuildRequires: perl
 # For nodocs patch
+%if %{disable_docs}
 BuildRequires: /usr/bin/automake-1.4
 PreReq: freetype >= %{freetype_version}


Expected results:
A solution like mine or better ;-)

Comment 1 Owen Taylor 2004-08-03 23:01:28 UTC
I don't think a conditionalized dependency on architecture
makes sense, so I'm not going to fix this. (Though I'm going
to try removing the disabling of docs on s390 in the next build
which would make this irrelevant.)

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