Bug 122058 - Python files included in ethereal are installed into the /usr/lib/python2.2 dir
Python files included in ethereal are installed into the /usr/lib/python2.2 dir
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 127614
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ethereal (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Phil Knirsch
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Reported: 2004-04-29 20:48 EDT by David Hollis
Modified: 2015-03-04 20:13 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 14:02:52 EST
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Description David Hollis 2004-04-29 20:48:00 EDT
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Description of problem:
Two python files are included with Ethereal to be used with Omniidl to
generate dissectors.  The ethereal.spec file installs them manually
into the /usr/lib/python2.2/site-packages folder.  These need to be
installed into the python2.3 dir, if they even need to be installed at

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install ethereal package
2. Two python files will be in /usr/lib/python2.2/site-packages

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Comment 1 James Henstridge 2004-06-04 01:37:32 EDT
The recent 0.10.3-2.1 version released as an update for FC2 also
suffers from this problem.  Ethereal is the only package putting files
in /usr/lib/python2.2 on my system.
Comment 2 James Henstridge 2004-06-18 03:39:36 EDT
The 0.10.3-2.2 update also has this bug.
Comment 3 Miloslav Trmac 2004-07-11 09:35:28 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 127614 ***
Comment 4 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 14:02:52 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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