Bug 433433 - ocaml gsl - bindings to the GNU scientific library
ocaml gsl - bindings to the GNU scientific library
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ocaml (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Richard W.M. Jones
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On: 435983
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Reported: 2008-02-19 04:30 EST by Richard W.M. Jones
Modified: 2008-04-25 13:21 EDT (History)
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Description Richard W.M. Jones 2008-02-19 04:30:19 EST
ocamlgsl are OCaml bindings to the GNU scientific library.
A spec file is included in the tarball.

This is a tracking bug for packaging this library.
Comment 1 Richard W.M. Jones 2008-02-20 08:55:24 EST
Hezekiah: Please can you try this package and post your results here.

Comment 2 Hezekiah M. Carty 2008-03-04 13:37:59 EST
I have built the RPM on a x86 32bit CentOS 5 system using manually recompiled
OCaml 3.10.0 packages from Fedora.  The packages were able to build and pass a
few basic tests (compiling and testing a program which uses the library).

It looks good from here.
Comment 3 Richard W.M. Jones 2008-03-04 13:44:38 EST
I'll put in a review request for this package shortly.
Comment 4 Hezekiah M. Carty 2008-03-29 20:39:51 EDT
For what it's worth, I tried to build the given ocaml-gsl .src.rpm on my F9pre
partition, and got the following result:

(lots of snipped output in which everything looks fine...)
Installed /var/tmp/ocaml-gsl-0.6.0-1.fc9-root-hcarty/usr/lib/ocaml/gsl/META
ocamlfind: [WARNING] You have installed DLLs but the directory
/var/tmp/ocaml-gsl-0.6.0-1.fc9-root-hcarty/usr/lib/ocaml/stublibs is not
mentioned in ld.conf
+ install -m 0644 gsl_blas.mli gsl_blas_flat.mli gsl_blas_gen.mli
gsl_bspline.mli gsl_cdf.mli gsl_cheb.mli gsl_complex.mli gsl_const.mli
gsl_diff.mli gsl_eigen.mli gsl_error.mli gsl_fft.mli gsl_fit.mli gsl_fun.mli
gsl_histo.mli gsl_ieee.mli gsl_integration.mli gsl_interp.mli gsl_linalg.mli
gsl_math.mli gsl_matrix.mli gsl_matrix_complex.mli gsl_matrix_complex_flat.mli
gsl_matrix_flat.mli gsl_min.mli gsl_monte.mli gsl_multifit.mli
gsl_multifit_nlin.mli gsl_multimin.mli gsl_multiroot.mli gsl_odeiv.mli
gsl_permut.mli gsl_poly.mli gsl_qrng.mli gsl_randist.mli gsl_rng.mli
gsl_root.mli gsl_sf.mli gsl_siman.mli gsl_sort.mli gsl_stats.mli gsl_sum.mli
gsl_vectmat.mli gsl_vector.mli gsl_vector_complex.mli
gsl_vector_complex_flat.mli gsl_vector_flat.mli gsl_wavelet.mli
+ mkdir -p /var/tmp/ocaml-gsl-0.6.0-1.fc9-root-hcarty//usr/share/info
+ install -m 644 ocamlgsl.info ocamlgsl.info-1 ocamlgsl.info-2
+ /usr/lib/rpm/check-rpaths /usr/lib/rpm/check-buildroot
xargs: xargs.c:443: main: Assertion `bc_ctl.arg_max <= (131072-2048)' failed.
/usr/lib/rpm/check-rpaths: line 28:  4618 Done                    find
"$RPM_BUILD_ROOT" -type f -print0
      4619 Aborted                 | xargs -0r /usr/lib/rpm/check-rpaths-worker
error: Bad exit status from /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.92606 (%install)

RPM build errors:
    Bad exit status from /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.92606 (%install)
Comment 5 Caolan McNamara 2008-03-31 07:43:57 EDT
The args foo is rhbz#439168 and should be fixed now
Comment 6 Richard W.M. Jones 2008-03-31 08:05:33 EDT
Comment 4 is a bug in xargs (see bug 439168).

This will work if you upgrade glibc and findutils to at least:
Comment 7 Hezekiah M. Carty 2008-04-09 14:49:19 EDT
I tested the package again today and it seems to build and function properly on
a fairly up to date F9 install.
Comment 8 Richard W.M. Jones 2008-04-25 13:21:44 EDT
This is approved for Fedora now, so closed.

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