Bug 433663 - Update exiv2 to new version (0.17)
Update exiv2 to new version (0.17)
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: exiv2 (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Rex Dieter
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-02-20 13:34 EST by Russell Odom
Modified: 2009-01-09 03:36 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-01-09 02:40:11 EST
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Description Russell Odom 2008-02-20 13:34:03 EST
Description of problem:
Exiv2 v0.16 was released on 10 Jan 2008 and contains assorted fixes and

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
[root@detritus ~]# rpm -qa | grep exiv2
Comment 1 Rex Dieter 2008-02-20 13:51:21 EST
and abi breakage, we'll need to coordinate rebuilding all packages that
currently have dependencies on eviv2.
Comment 2 Rex Dieter 2008-06-18 13:11:28 EDT
wee, v0.17 is available now.
Comment 3 Rex Dieter 2008-07-17 13:04:32 EDT
Some other maintainers object to the abi breakage.  I'll see if I can whip up a
compat-exiv2 pkg to help there.
Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2008-11-26 04:53:04 EST
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Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2009-01-09 02:40:11 EST
Fedora 8 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-01-07. Fedora 8 is 
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further 
security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug.

If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of 
Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version.

Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.
Comment 6 Russell Odom 2009-01-09 03:36:18 EST
[root@detritus ~]# rpm -qa | grep exiv2

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