Bug 242631 - current version not in synch with firefox
current version not in synch with firefox
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: openvrml (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Braden McDaniel
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-06-05 03:10 EDT by J.Jansen
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:12 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: 0.16.4-3.fc7
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Last Closed: 2007-06-07 11:58:27 EDT
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Description J.Jansen 2007-06-05 03:10:04 EDT
Description of problem:
Updating Openvrml fails because it requires firefox while firefox is the current version

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
openvrml - 0.16.4-2.fc7.i386 

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.try to install openvrml - 0.16.4-2.fc7.i386 on a system where firefox is installed
Actual results:
installation failure due to depencies

Expected results:
instalation of openvrml

Additional info:
Question : why is openvrml dependent on a certain version of firefox and not on
a minimal version? Is firefox so "backwards-incompatible"?
Comment 1 Braden McDaniel 2007-06-05 03:46:33 EDT
Yes, it is. libopenvrml links with libmozjs, which Firefox puts in a versioned

This has already been fixed; the new packages just haven't propagated yet.
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2007-06-07 11:58:25 EDT
openvrml-0.16.4-3.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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