Bug 252173 - gstreamer plugins are not selected to be multilib packages when composing a tree
Summary: gstreamer plugins are not selected to be multilib packages when composing a tree
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mash
Version: rawhide
Hardware: ppc64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-08-14 13:52 UTC by Bastien Nocera
Modified: 2014-03-17 03:08 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: mash-0.5.20-1.el5
Doc Type: Enhancement
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Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2008-12-05 19:08:53 UTC

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Description Bastien Nocera 2007-08-14 13:52:15 UTC
gstreamer-plugins-good-devel.ppc64 is available in F7, but not

# yum -C --enablerepo=fedora-debuginfo --enablerepo=updates-debuginfo
--enablerepo=updates-testing-debuginfo --enablerepo=updates-testing search
Loading "installonlyn" plugin

gstreamer-plugins-good-devel.ppc         0.10.5-6.fc7           installed       
Matched from:

gstreamer-plugins-good.ppc               0.10.5-6.fc7           fedora          
Matched from:

gstreamer-plugins-good-devel.ppc64       0.10.5-6.fc7           fedora          
Matched from:

gstreamer-plugins-good.ppc               0.10.5-6.fc7           installed       
Matched from:

gstreamer-plugins-good-devel.ppc         0.10.5-6.fc7           fedora          
Matched from:

gstreamer-plugins-good-devel.ppc64       0.10.5-6.fc7           installed       
Matched from:

gstreamer-plugins-good-debuginfo.ppc     0.10.5-6.fc7           fedora-debuginfo
Matched from:
Debug information for package gstreamer-plugins-good
This package provides debug information for package gstreamer-plugins-good.
Debug information is useful when developing applications that use this
package or when debugging this package.

Comment 1 Bastien Nocera 2007-08-14 13:57:14 UTC
It doesn't seem to be in rawhide either:

# yum -y --enablerepo=fedora-debuginfo --enablerepo=updates-debuginfo
--enablerepo=updates-testing-debuginfo --enablerepo=updates-testing
--enablerepo=development install gstreamer-plugins-good.ppc64
Loading "installonlyn" plugin
Setting up Install Process
Parsing package install arguments
Nothing to do

Comment 2 Bastien Nocera 2007-08-14 13:59:34 UTC
The package was actually built though:

Comment 3 Jesse Keating 2007-08-14 14:11:36 UTC
why would you want this?  ppc64 packages on ppc are treated as the multilib
packages, as such only specifically needed things are directly considered
(kernel/glibc/etc..), then everything else is a result of the -devel package
being considered for cross arch development, and the direct dependencies
therein.  Nothing that matches the above (simplified) criteria pulls in
gstreamer-plugins-good as ppc64.  Is this causing any real problem?

Comment 4 Bastien Nocera 2007-08-14 14:46:42 UTC
It's needed for totem, rhythmbox, and any gstreamer applications to run on
PPC64. Otherwise, I might just excludearch ppc64 for those packages.

Comment 5 Bastien Nocera 2007-08-14 14:49:02 UTC
Note that there's a requires in Totem for this package. Should I have added the
specific arch in the deps?

$ grep plugins-good totem.spec 
Requires: gstreamer-plugins-good >= %gstreamer_plugins_good_version
BuildRequires: gstreamer-plugins-good >= %gstreamer_plugins_good_version
- Add gstreamer-plugins-good as a builddep so that gconfaudiosink

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Comment 7 Bill Nottingham 2008-05-16 21:02:47 UTC
We don't select gstreamer plugins to be multilib packages when composing a tree.
Theoretically we should.

Comment 8 Bill Nottingham 2008-12-05 19:08:53 UTC
Will be fixed in 0.4.3-1.

Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2010-05-07 17:53:32 UTC
mash-0.5.16-1.el5 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 5.

Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2010-09-28 16:18:32 UTC
mash-0.5.20-1.el5 has been submitted as an update for Fedora EPEL 5.

Comment 11 Fedora Update System 2010-10-13 05:56:55 UTC
mash-0.5.20-1.el5 has been pushed to the Fedora EPEL 5 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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