Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 245974
emacs-*-22.1-1.fc7 don't provide /usr/bin/emacs any more
Last modified: 2008-06-16 21:43:35 EDT
I have a meta-package that Requires: /usr/bin/emacs, to make sure it's always
installed. The new alternatives-based packaging breaks this. Any ideas of how
to keep this functional? Maybe get the base emacs- package to provide it, even
if it's not packaged as part of the rpm?
(On a unrelated note, updating with --exclude=emacs-nox left me with a broken
/usr/bin/emacs, because it pointed to emacs-22.0.990-nox, but
emacs-common-22.0.990 was no longer installed. emacs-nox should have depended
on the same version of emacs-common, but this can't be fixed retroactively :-(
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