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Bug 147362 - RFE: Please add a non-default option, permitting trimming %changelog size
RFE: Please add a non-default option, permitting trimming %changelog size
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Paul Nasrat
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2005-02-07 12:13 EST by R P Herrold
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-11-08 23:03:34 EST
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Description R P Herrold 2005-02-07 12:13:33 EST
> Description of problem:> Well it sounds like it is less 
> likely to happen in the rpmbuild level
> and it would significantly trim the other.xml data size.

Hint: No RFE, no fix.

It would be trivial to teach rpmbuild a macro to truncate at either N
or timestamp, with default behavior off


Per mailing list discussion, could an option to truncate %changelog's,
either (1) prior to a date, or (2) prior to the Nth entry, please be
added and documented.

-- Thanks

-- Russ Herrold
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 2005-11-08 23:03:34 EST
Fixed in rpm-4.4.3-0.42.

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