Bug 160144 - rpm should have a BuildReq on gettext-devel
rpm should have a BuildReq on gettext-devel
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Paul Nasrat
Mike McLean
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: 164681 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2005-06-11 10:34 EDT by Roozbeh Pournader
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-11-28 14:46:35 EST
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Description Roozbeh Pournader 2005-06-11 10:34:37 EDT
Description of problem:
Building RPM from the FC4 branch in the fedora CVS fails.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
rpm-4.4.1-21

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. cvs co FC-4
2. cd rpm
3. make i386
  
Actual results:
Build fails with an error message ending in the following:
Making all in popt
make[3]: Entering directory `/home/roozbeh/FC-4/rpm/rpm-4.4.1/popt'
cd . && /bin/sh /home/roozbeh/FC-4/rpm/rpm-4.4.1/popt/missing --run aclocal-1.9
aclocal:configure.ac:90: warning: macro `AM_GNU_GETTEXT' not found in library
 cd . && /bin/sh /home/roozbeh/FC-4/rpm/rpm-4.4.1/popt/missing --run
automake-1.9 --foreign
cd . && /bin/sh /home/roozbeh/FC-4/rpm/rpm-4.4.1/popt/missing --run autoconf
configure.ac:90: error: possibly undefined macro: AM_GNU_GETTEXT
      If this token and others are legitimate, please use m4_pattern_allow.
      See the Autoconf documentation.
make[3]: *** [configure] Error 1
make[3]: *** Waiting for unfinished jobs....
configure.ac:4: not enough arguments for AC_CONFIG_HEADERS
make[3]: Leaving directory `/home/roozbeh/FC-4/rpm/rpm-4.4.1/popt'
make[2]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory `/home/roozbeh/FC-4/rpm/rpm-4.4.1'
make[1]: *** [all] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/roozbeh/FC-4/rpm/rpm-4.4.1'
error: Bad exit status from /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.97529 (%build)


RPM build errors:
    Bad exit status from /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.97529 (%build)
make: *** [i386] Error 1
Comment 1 Roozbeh Pournader 2005-06-11 10:59:34 EDT
It seems that this is actually a missing BuildReq on gettext-devel.
Comment 2 Paul Bolle 2005-07-14 19:26:04 EDT
1) I can confirm this is just a missing BuildRequires on gettext-devel.
2) This bug is still present in FC4 (as it also has rpm-4.4.1-21).
3) Should I file a bug against FC4 to make sure this bug also shows up when
querying on FC4 (just as I did before finding this report)? That report could be
closed as a dupe right away, of course ...
4) Anyway, should be trivial to patch (which I still would be happy to do).
Comment 3 Roozbeh Pournader 2005-07-16 09:49:46 EDT
Changing Version to FC4, based on pebolle's comment.
Comment 4 Paul Bolle 2005-07-30 18:01:17 EDT
OT: can't all testing bugs be automatically upgraded to their successor 
(test1->test2->test3->release) whenever a new test release and/or (just) the
final release is available? At least, I assume that test releases are only
(really) useful until the next (test) release.
Comment 5 Jeff Johnson 2005-09-29 15:49:24 EDT
*** Bug 164681 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 6 Paul Nasrat 2005-11-28 14:46:35 EST
rawhide rpm.spec has this BuildReq.

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