Bug 435651 - gtk-doc.make breaks make dist (upstream patch attached)
gtk-doc.make breaks make dist (upstream patch attached)
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gtk-doc (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Matthias Clasen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-03-02 20:49 EST by Todd Zullinger
Modified: 2009-07-14 12:00 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 12:00:53 EDT
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Upstream patch to fix this bug and update the specfile (2.28 KB, patch)
2008-03-02 20:49 EST, Todd Zullinger
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Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
GNOME Desktop 509539 None None None Never

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Description Todd Zullinger 2008-03-02 20:49:31 EST
gtk-doc-1.9 ships a gtk-doc.make that breaks make dist for projects that don't
use a $MODULE.types file.  This is fixed in upstream svn after being reported by
Matthew Barnes as http://bugzilla.gnome.org/509539

I don't know how imminent a new gtk-doc release is (either upstream or just a
package build in Fedora).  If neither are coming soon, it'd be nice to apply the
simple upstream patch and push an update.  (I'm biased of course, since this bug
has already bitten me and stolen a bit of my time. :)

I'd be happy to apply this and push the update for rawhide and F-8 to save you
the effort, if you think an update is warranted.
Comment 1 Todd Zullinger 2008-03-02 20:49:31 EST
Created attachment 296535 [details]
Upstream patch to fix this bug and update the specfile
Comment 2 Matthias Clasen 2008-03-02 23:15:51 EST
I don't think there is a particularly strong need to push this out urgently. 
But if you want to go ahead and build packages and file an update, feel free to
do so.
Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 01:44:05 EDT
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
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