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Bug 159090 - libtool files (.la) refer to a missing libfam.la and block amaroK's build
libtool files (.la) refer to a missing libfam.la and block amaroK's build
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kdelibs (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Ngo Than
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Reported: 2005-05-29 04:20 EDT by Aurelien Bompard
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
4 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-06-30 08:24:35 EDT
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Patch to solve broke gamin package (369 bytes, patch)
2005-05-30 14:05 EDT, Jochen Schmitt
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Description Aurelien Bompard 2005-05-29 04:20:08 EDT
Description of problem:

/usr/lib/libk*.la files refer to /usr/lib/libfam.la, but it does not exist
anymore in the gamin-devel package. As a consequence, amaroK won't build on rawhide.
A "grep -l libfam.la /usr/lib/*.la" will give you the list of affected files, I
won't paste it here because there are 70 of them.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Try to build amaroK from extras on the devel branch
2. Message : 
/bin/sh ../../../../libtool --silent --mode=link --tag=CXX g++ [...SNIP...]
grep: /usr/lib/libfam.la: No such file or directory
/bin/sed: can't read /usr/lib/libfam.la: No such file or directory
libtool: link: `/usr/lib/libfam.la' is not a valid libtool archive
make[6]: *** [libamarok_gstengine_plugin.la] Error 1
Comment 1 Ville Skyttä 2005-05-30 12:50:12 EDT
See bug 159144.
Comment 2 Jochen Schmitt 2005-05-30 14:05:13 EDT
Created attachment 114975 [details]
Patch to solve broke gamin package

Patch should solve the problems coused by the broken gamin package.
Comment 3 Jochen Schmitt 2005-06-02 12:47:11 EDT
Comment on attachment 114975 [details]
Patch to solve broke gamin package

>--- gamin.spec	2005-05-30 19:49:58.000000000 +0200
>+++ gamin.spec.~1.31.~	2005-05-12 16:00:47.000000000 +0200
>@@ -50,6 +50,7 @@
> rm -fr %{buildroot}
> %makeinstall
>-rm -f $RPM_BUILD_ROOT%{_libdir}/*.la
> %clean
> rm -fr %{buildroot}
>@@ -68,7 +69,6 @@
> %doc doc/*.gif
> %doc doc/*.txt
> %{_libdir}/lib*.so.*
> %{_libexecdir}/gam_server
> %files devel
Comment 4 Jochen Schmitt 2005-06-02 12:49:25 EDT
Relating to comment #3.

Accidendly, I have create the patch in the revert order.

Sorry for any inconviniece.

Best Regards:

Jochen Schmitt
Comment 5 Rex Dieter 2005-06-30 08:13:19 EDT
IMO, this is NOTABUG (not a gamin one anyway).  gamin shouldn't provide 
libfam.la (it's not really needed).  Packages/other-.la-files that currently 
reference the missing libfam.la simply need to be rebuilt.  

In the meantime, the quick-n-dirty fix is:
perl -pi -e "s@/usr/lib/libfam.la@@g" /usr/lib/*.la
Comment 6 Ngo Than 2005-06-30 08:24:35 EDT
We have added .la files in gamin package back in FC4 release. For FC5 they will
be removed.

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