Bug 1934043 - missing help and wrong man pages
Summary: missing help and wrong man pages
Alias: None
Product: Fedora EPEL
Classification: Fedora
Component: git-lfs
Version: epel7
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Carl George 🤠
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2021-03-02 10:55 UTC by Götz Waschk
Modified: 2022-10-12 17:14 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version: git-lfs-2.10.0-2.el7
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Last Closed: 2022-10-12 17:14:52 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Götz Waschk 2021-03-02 10:55:13 UTC
Description of problem:
The documentation of git-lfs is not accessible in the package.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. git-lfs
2. man git-lfs

Actual results:
git-lfs/2.10.0 (Fedora %{fedora}; linux amd64; go 1.13.6)
Sorry, no usage text found for "git-lfs"
No manual entry for git-lfs

Expected results:
git-lfs should print the usage info

Additional info:
The man pages are there, but not installed:

Comment 1 Götz Waschk 2021-03-02 12:33:34 UTC
For building the man pages, you need ronn (from ruby), for the help text to be correct, use
make commands/mancontent_gen.go
%gobuild -o _bin/git-lfs %{goipath}

The help text is generated to mancontent_gen.go.

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2022-10-05 02:12:20 UTC
FEDORA-EPEL-2022-d8f75949c3 has been submitted as an update to Fedora EPEL 7. https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-EPEL-2022-d8f75949c3

Comment 3 Carl George 🤠 2022-10-05 02:16:46 UTC
I worked around the ronn build dependency by duplicating what RHEL 8 does, which is generate the man pages separately on Fedora and include them as a pre-generated tarball.


Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2022-10-05 13:42:30 UTC
FEDORA-EPEL-2022-d8f75949c3 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 7 testing repository.

You can provide feedback for this update here: https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-EPEL-2022-d8f75949c3

See also https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/QA:Updates_Testing for more information on how to test updates.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2022-10-12 17:14:52 UTC
FEDORA-EPEL-2022-d8f75949c3 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 7 stable repository.
If problem still persists, please make note of it in this bug report.

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