Bug 1414545 - Base Runtime FTBFS: itstool-2.0.2-4.fc24
Summary: Base Runtime FTBFS: itstool-2.0.2-4.fc24
Alias: None
Deadline: 2017-02-01
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: itstool
Version: 25
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Matthias Clasen
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: BaseRuntimeFTBFS
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Reported: 2017-01-18 19:55 UTC by Merlin Mathesius
Modified: 2017-01-19 13:55 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version: itstool-2.0.2-5.fc26
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Last Closed: 2017-01-19 06:37:04 UTC
Type: Bug

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proposed patch to correct FTBFS issue (1.21 KB, patch)
2017-01-18 19:57 UTC, Merlin Mathesius
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Description Merlin Mathesius 2017-01-18 19:55:55 UTC
Description of problem:
When attempting to rebuild portions of the frozen package set of Fedora 25 for the Base Runtime effort, we discovered that itstool fails to build due to a missing BuildRequires on python due to python being removed from the default buildroot. This issue also manifests itself in Rawhide where only python3 is present in the buildroot.

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

How reproducible:
Every time

Steps to Reproduce (rawhide):
1. fedpkg clone itstool
2. fedpkg switch-branch master
3. fedpkg mockbuild

Actual results (rawhide):

checking for python module libxml2... not found
configure: error: Python module libxml2 is needed to run this package

Actual results (base-runtime):

configure: error: no suitable Python interpreter found

Expected results:
Successful build of the package.

Additional info:
This is needed as part of the Base Runtime effort.

Attached is a patch that adds the missing BuildRequires on python.

Please apply the patch or respond with a reason it should not be applied within two weeks. After that time, a provenpackager will go ahead and apply it.

Comment 1 Merlin Mathesius 2017-01-18 19:57:57 UTC
Created attachment 1242275 [details]
proposed patch to correct FTBFS issue

Comment 2 Kalev Lember 2017-01-19 06:37:04 UTC
Thanks, applied the patch and building for rawhide. Do you need it for F25 too?

Comment 3 Merlin Mathesius 2017-01-19 13:51:42 UTC
Thank you for the quick fix! As long as the patch has been merged for F25 (which it is), we are good.

Comment 4 Kalev Lember 2017-01-19 13:55:20 UTC
OK, good!

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