Bug 31381 - a conflict with another package
Summary: a conflict with another package
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gd   
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Version: 7.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Phil Knirsch
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Reported: 2001-03-10 23:28 UTC by Michal Jaegermann
Modified: 2015-03-05 01:09 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-03-16 00:07:23 UTC
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Description Michal Jaegermann 2001-03-10 23:28:16 UTC
Programs supplied by 'gd-progs' provide version 0.60 of these programs,
while 'libwmf' from Powertools, required for conversion of files from
M$-Word ('wv' suite), has version 0.51 of these scripts and much more
of other stuff.  These packages should be coordinated and probably
'libwmf' made dependent on 'gd-progs'.

Comment 1 Phil Knirsch 2001-03-15 18:17:08 UTC
Hm... I've just tried these programs and they all work fine, even with the 'new'
libgd (which we actually have been at 1.8.x for quite a while now).

I've converted some .doc files and some .wmf files successfully, so i don't
really see your point here.

If you could provide some more details on WHAT exactly is failing and
reproducible examples that'd be great.

Read ya, Phil

Comment 2 Michal Jaegermann 2001-03-16 00:07:19 UTC
What about a recent entry in Changelog for 'libwmf' in the latest rawhide
which says "fix conflicts with gd-progs (Bug #29369)"?

Besides this report did not say that thing fail but only that two different
packages supply the same thing (libwmf an older version).

Comment 3 Phil Knirsch 2002-01-24 13:32:25 UTC
As powertools has been discontinued and we don't ship libwmf anymore since 7.2
i'll close this bug as a 'WONTFIX' as the corresponding conflicting package is
no more and the wmf specific apps coming with gd are the ones required for it's
operation (graphics conversion).

Read ya, Phil

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