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Bug 227017 - xscreensaver-gl-extras should require xscreensaver-base
xscreensaver-gl-extras should require xscreensaver-base
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xscreensaver (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Mamoru TASAKA
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-02-02 11:48 EST by Nicola Soranzo
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
1 user (show)

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Fixed In Version: 5.01-6
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Last Closed: 2007-02-03 00:24:51 EST
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Description Nicola Soranzo 2007-02-02 11:48:02 EST
Description of problem:
The StarWars screensaver included in the xscreensaver-gl-extras package needs
/usr/bin/xscreensaver-text to work correctly. This file is included in the
xscreensaver-base package, which presently is not a dependency for

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install xscreensaver-gl-extras but not xscreensaver-base.
2. Select StarWars as preferred screensaver.
3. Start the screensaver
Actual results:
"sh: xscreensaver-text: command not found" is displayed on the screen.

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Comment 1 Mamoru TASAKA 2007-02-02 11:52:43 EST
Well, I surely know this and perhaps jwz (upstream) knows
I will mail to jwz to discuss this issue, plus some

By the way why does this bug have fedora-review flag?
Comment 2 Mamoru TASAKA 2007-02-03 00:24:51 EST
Okay, jwz and me agreed.
Requires is added, plus metapackage xscreensaver is created
for convenience.

Should be fixed in 5.01-6.fc[76]. Thank you for your report.

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