Bug 233796 - Freshening perl requires perl-devel
Freshening perl requires perl-devel
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 231549
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: perl (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Robin Norwood
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2007-03-24 21:13 EDT by Allen Kistler
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:12 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-03-26 10:35:53 EDT
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Description Allen Kistler 2007-03-24 21:13:00 EDT
Description of problem:
Freshening perl requires perl-devel

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Freshen perl (rpm -F perl*)
Actual results:
perl-devel is needed by perl-5.8.8-15.fc7.i386

Expected results:
perl should not require perl-devel to install or freshen

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Comment 1 Robin Norwood 2007-03-26 10:35:53 EDT
Thanks for the bug report, but this is a known issue.

Right now perl 'requires' perl-devel:

# XXX - remove this once RH bug #231549 is fixed
Requires:	perl-devel

Since that bug is fixed, I'll remove the requirement for the next build of

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 231549 ***

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