Bug 129769 - Makefile in new python conflicts with older version found in old python-devel
Summary: Makefile in new python conflicts with older version found in old python-devel
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: python (Show other bugs)
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Mihai Ibanescu
QA Contact: Brock Organ
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Reported: 2004-08-12 16:17 UTC by Jeff Pitman
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-01-01 01:17:26 UTC
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Description Jeff Pitman 2004-08-12 16:17:05 UTC
Description of problem:

Because of distutils the Makefile was moved from -devel into the main
package, but this will cause a Conflict if a python-devel=2.3.3 exists
when doing a straight install of python (yum install;apt-get install)
without installing python-devel.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Have distro with python, python-devel=2.3.3 installed.
2. yum install or apt-get install python.

Actual results:
Conflicts on the config/Makefile

Expected results:
Successful resolution

Additional info:

Probably something like this is need in the SPEC
# Makefile now in main pkg for distutils
Conflicts: python-devel < %{version}

Comment 1 Mihai Ibanescu 2004-08-13 17:31:53 UTC
Heh, lovely.

Comment 2 Mihai Ibanescu 2004-08-19 14:17:48 UTC
Should be fixed in python 2.3.4-8

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