Bug 149784 - libtiff has hidden dependancy on libglu ( freeglu )
Summary: libtiff has hidden dependancy on libglu ( freeglu )
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: libtiff
Version: 3
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Matthias Clasen
QA Contact:
Keywords: FutureFeature
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-02-26 19:23 UTC by Eric Warnke
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2006-07-27 19:06:26 UTC

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Description Eric Warnke 2005-02-26 19:23:30 UTC
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Description of problem:
Becuase of a recent addition to the tiff package, libtiff now has a
hidden dependancy on libglu ( freeglu ).  Looking to streamline core
freeglu came up, but this dependancy prevents that action.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Build 3.7.1-3
2. Install libtiff and freeglu
3. rpm -e freeglu

Actual Results:  freeglu removal fails on dependancy within libtiff

Expected Results:  should be able to remove freeglu 

Additional info:

Patch against 3.7.1-3 to fix this particular problem

--- libtiff.spec 2005-01-05 10:11:43.000000000 -0500
+++ libtiff.spec.new    2005-02-26 13:19:22.160043128 -0500
@@ -1,7 +1,7 @@
 Summary: A library of functions for manipulating TIFF format image files.
 Name: libtiff
 Version: 3.7.1
-Release: 3
+Release: 4
 License: distributable
 Group: System Environment/Libraries
 Source0: http://www.libtiff.org/tiff-%{version}.tar.gz
@@ -47,7 +47,7 @@
+%configure --without-glu
 make check
@@ -82,6 +82,10 @@
+* Sat Feb 26 2005 Eric Warnke <eric@snowmoon.com> - 3.7.1-4
+- Diables glu support to break hidden dependancy for tiffgt with 
+  freeglu
 * Wed Jan  5 2005 Matthias Clasen <mclasen@redhat.com> - 3.7.1-3
 - Drop the largefile patch again
 - Fix a problem with the handling of alpha channels

Comment 1 Matthew Miller 2006-07-10 23:24:06 UTC
Fedora Core 3 is now maintained by the Fedora Legacy project for security
updates only. If this problem is a security issue, please reopen and
reassign to the Fedora Legacy product. If it is not a security issue and
hasn't been resolved in the current FC5 updates or in the FC6 test
release, reopen and change the version to match.

Thank you!

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