Bug 227553 - gnome-mime-data: change to noarch
gnome-mime-data: change to noarch
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-mime-data (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ray Strode [halfline]
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Blocks: 225824
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Reported: 2007-02-06 15:10 EST by Ville Skyttä
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
3 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: 2.18.0-2
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Last Closed: 2007-05-01 17:27:29 EDT
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Specfile patch (1.37 KB, patch)
2007-02-06 15:10 EST, Ville Skyttä
no flags Details | Diff
Source patch (1023 bytes, patch)
2007-02-06 15:10 EST, Ville Skyttä
no flags Details | Diff

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Description Ville Skyttä 2007-02-06 15:10:18 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
Comment 1 Ville Skyttä 2007-02-06 15:10:18 EST
Created attachment 147512 [details]
Specfile patch
Comment 2 Ville Skyttä 2007-02-06 15:10:59 EST
Created attachment 147513 [details]
Source patch
Comment 3 Ray Strode [halfline] 2007-04-02 16:13:03 EDT
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?
Comment 4 Alexander Larsson 2007-04-03 05:28:24 EDT
Its still used by some backwards compat API in gnome-vfs.
Comment 5 Ray Strode [halfline] 2007-04-03 10:24:16 EDT
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.
Comment 6 Bastien Nocera 2007-04-03 14:03:16 EDT
Fixed in gnome-mime-data 2.18.0 at:
Comment 7 Ville Skyttä 2007-05-01 17:27:29 EDT
Also apparently in 2.18.0-2 in Rawhide, thanks.

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