Bug 238634 - firmware-addon-dell: useless debuginfo package
firmware-addon-dell: useless debuginfo package
Status: CLOSED NEXTRELEASE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: firmware-addon-dell (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Michael E Brown
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Reported: 2007-05-01 17:36 EDT by Ville Skyttä
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:12 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-08-14 16:31:45 EDT
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Disable useless debuginfo package (711 bytes, patch)
2007-05-01 17:36 EDT, Ville Skyttä
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Description Ville Skyttä 2007-05-01 17:36:41 EDT
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging/Debuginfo

firmware-addon-dell produces an empty debuginfo package.  Doesn't look like
there's any native code in it, so it could be just disabled, fix attached.
Comment 1 Ville Skyttä 2007-05-01 17:36:41 EDT
Created attachment 153897 [details]
Disable useless debuginfo package
Comment 2 Michael E Brown 2007-05-01 17:45:28 EDT
Thanks!

fix committed for next build.

because of F7 freeze, I had not planned on any new builds soon. This might not
go away until after F7 release.
Comment 3 Ville Skyttä 2007-05-01 18:29:21 EDT
Hmm, maybe I'm confused, but I saw a commit to firmware-tools which disables the
debuginfo package, not firmware-addon-dell which this bug is filed against.

However, firmware-tools was already noarch, so disabling the debuginfo package
in it is not necessary (except on EL3 where it's not noarch).  I did not see a
commit to firmware-addon-dell, which is noarch and is actually still producing
an empty debuginfo package per the sources in CVS's devel branch.

(Off topic: additionally, the sources for the 1.2.6 firmware-tools package in
CVS devel branch aren't in the CVS lookaside cache and the download URL gives a
404 not found.)
Comment 4 Ville Skyttä 2007-05-01 18:30:09 EDT
(In reply to comment #3)
> firmware-addon-dell, which is noarch

s/is noarch/is not noarch/
Comment 5 Michael E Brown 2007-05-01 18:44:14 EDT
Yeah, I misread. I've applied the same patch to firmware-addon-dell now. (will
commit later tonight after I have synced this to my devel tree)
Comment 6 Ville Skyttä 2007-07-28 11:10:09 EDT
Looks like this has not yet been built for devel/F8.  Any news?
Comment 7 Michael E Brown 2007-08-01 12:15:35 EDT
I have an update queued up. I'll try to push this update on Thursday.

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