Bug 4147 - need summary
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Status: CLOSED WORKSFORME
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
6.0
All Linux
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Assigned To: Jeff Johnson
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Reported: 1999-07-21 17:01 EDT by kestes
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-07-22 14:40:35 EDT
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Description kestes 1999-07-21 17:01:12 EDT
WE would like to have a feature like autoreqprov to turn
off requires but not dependencies.  This would be used
for when we package large applications like oraclelibraries
using rpm.  I can install the oracle client libraries
even if I do not have Cobol or Java on my system though
oracle would use those language libraries if I have them.
So I can always install oracle even if I have a minimal
system but the dependency strucuture might lead me to
believe otherwise.  I need the provisions from oracle so
that I can have my applications track their dependencies.

Ken Estes
Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-07-22 14:40:59 EDT
Rpm currently supports separate "Autoreq:" and "Autoprov:" tags
in a spec file to independently control the running of find-requires
and find-provides. It sounds like you need
	Autoreq: 0
in your spec fiile. You will have to add by hand whatever functional
requirements that your package needs.

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