Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 227553
gnome-mime-data: change to noarch
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:56 EST
The gnome-mime-data specfile contains a warning about /usr/lib/pkgconfig not
being noarch, which is correct. However, the package can be trivially made
noarch by removing useless entries from the pkgconfig file and installing it to
Patches to accomplish this attached, see also bug 225095 and
Created attachment 147512 [details]
Created attachment 147513 [details]
seems like a reasonable enough patch, we should get it upstream first though.
On the other hand, I don't even remember why we still ship gnome-mime-data.
Jonathan, Alex, either of you guys know?
Its still used by some backwards compat API in gnome-vfs.
So, if this is only to provide input data for some deprecated interfaces then it
might be better to just leave it be so the dust doesn't spread everywhere.
Fixed in gnome-mime-data 2.18.0 at:
Also apparently in 2.18.0-2 in Rawhide, thanks.