Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1277669
Bad nfs-utils dependency
Last modified: 2015-11-03 23:45:52 EST
Description of problem:
autofs has the following build requires
which is just wrong.
1) nfs-utils is not needed to build autofs
2) If nfs-utils was needed the BuildRequires
should be of nfs-utils-devel not nfs-utils
(In reply to Steve Dickson from comment #0)
> Description of problem:
> autofs has the following build requires
> BuildRequires: nfs-utils
> which is just wrong.
I agree but we've had complains when it wasn't present
and I argued exactly that.
Maybe that was RHEL, can't remember now.
> 1) nfs-utils is not needed to build autofs
> 2) If nfs-utils was needed the BuildRequires
> should be of nfs-utils-devel not nfs-utils
TBH I'm not sure even that is needed.
Let me try a few builds, I'll remove it if it's not
I've removed the nfs-utils BuildRequires as it doesn't make any
I haven't added an nfs-utils Requires because autofs can function
without nfs-utils. I'll wait until someone complains before adding
This was actually fixed in the autofs-5.1.1-6 build but I noticed
another problem when inspecting the build log and fixed that in