Bug 125324 - groff dependency problems
groff dependency problems
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: groff (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Thomas Woerner
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2004-06-04 14:19 EDT by Steve Grubb
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-06-07 11:53:36 EDT
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Description Steve Grubb 2004-06-04 14:19:02 EDT
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Description of problem:
Groff has a couple of dependency problems. It needs a yacc package,
and when not using x, it still wants XFree86-devel. This patch fixes
them, please apply:

--- working/groff/groff.spec    2004-03-08 11:32:29.000000000 -0500
+++ /opt/specs/groff.spec       2004-05-23 07:59:22.000000000 -0400
@@ -30,7 +30,11 @@
 Buildroot: %{_tmppath}/%{name}-root
 Obsoletes: groff-tools
 Provides: nroff-i18n
-BuildRequires: netpbm-progs, zlib-devel, XFree86-devel, texinfo
+BuildPrereq: byacc
+BuildRequires: netpbm-progs, zlib-devel, texinfo
+%if %{with_xfree86}
+BuildRequires: XFree86-devel
 Groff is a document formatting system. Groff takes standard text and

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpm -e --nodeps byacc bison 
2. rpmbuild -bb /usr/src/redhat/SPECS/groff.spec

Additional info:

I did not check to see if bison satifies groff.
Comment 1 Thomas Woerner 2004-06-07 11:53:36 EDT
Fixed in rawhide in rpm groff-1.18.1-35 or newer.

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