Bug 135156 - perl-Frontier-RPM should Depend: on perl-Crypt-SSLeay
perl-Frontier-RPM should Depend: on perl-Crypt-SSLeay
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: perl-Frontier-RPC (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Chip Turner
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Reported: 2004-10-09 08:53 EDT by Ralf Ertzinger
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-10-09 15:23:18 EDT
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Description Ralf Ertzinger 2004-10-09 08:53:11 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20041002

Description of problem:
In order to support https queries, p-F-R needs p-C-S. It will work
without (and throw an error message if https is tried, stating that
p-C-S is needed). Since p-C-S is rather small, p-F-R ought to pull it in.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install p-F-R (without p-C-S)
2. Try a https request

Actual Results:  Error message stating that p-C-S is needed

Expected Results:  Users should not have to worry about this.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Chip Turner 2004-10-09 15:23:18 EDT
Realistically, if we were to add a requirement on perl-Crypt-SSLeay, it would be to perl-
libwww-perl (which contains the http routines Frontier uses).  However, both modules 
function sufficiently well without the added requirement to not qualify as absolutely 
requiring ssl functionality.  If RPM supported a 'suggests' capability, I would add it there, 
but adding a hard dependency when the module in question functions properly without it 
is not the right choice.

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