Bug 426892 - flex doesn't build in Fedora 8
flex doesn't build in Fedora 8
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: flex (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Petr Machata
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-12-27 21:42 EST by Tom Lane
Modified: 2015-05-04 21:33 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-01-03 10:05:45 EST
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Description Tom Lane 2007-12-27 21:42:17 EST
Description of problem:
can't rebuild flex from srpm under Fedora 8

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpmbuild --rebuild flex-2.5.33-11.fc8.src.rpm
Actual results:
fails with a gripe about automake version mismatch

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Additional info:

I tried adding aclocal/automake/autoconf invocations to the specfile, but that
caused a different failure.
Comment 1 Petr Machata 2008-01-03 10:05:45 EST
Fixed in rawhide and F 8.  I will not push F 8 update, because this is just a
build issue hiccup, and nothing really changed inside.
Comment 2 Tom Lane 2008-01-03 11:07:22 EST
Thanks.  No need for a push now --- I only wanted to rebuild to test a fix that I'll be submitting 

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