Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 435742
libelf-devel conflicts with itself
Last modified: 2009-07-15 04:20:44 EDT
Description of problem:
Not sure how we are avoiding this on the main x86/ppc koji builder but on my
ia64 koji builder after building elfutils-0.133-2 nothing builds (note, this is
not the same issue as the -1 package that was missing libasm, already cleaned
that one up).
It appears the elfutils-libelf-devel package conflicts with itself. From the
Obsoletes: libelf-devel <= 0.8.2-2
and, when koji tries to do a yum install of the packages, or if I try a yum
update on a test system:
Error: elfutils-libelf-devel conflicts with libelf-devel
Since we alrady have the obsoletes line in the specfile is the conflicts line
Or do I just have something messed up on my ia64 builds?
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
That is odd. The main koji builders successfully built things with
elfutils-0.133-2 in the repo. I did a test install (using rpm, not yum) and had
no errors. It seems odd that there would be something specific to ia64 about this.
I think it's fine to remove the Conflicts: line and will do it in the next
build. But I'm not hurrying to do another build since the mainstream arch set
seems to be fine with 0.133-2.
FYI, I confirmed that removing the conflicts line does resolve my issues. Still
seems a mystery that this is just a problem on ia64 however.
Either way, can we make the change so that next time elfutils is built we get
this fix? For now I have a special version in the ia64 koji which will allow us
to make progress until then.
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
elfutils-0.135-1.fc7 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 7
elfutils-0.135-1.fc8 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 8
elfutils-0.135-1.fc9 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 9
elfutils-0.135-1.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 testing repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
If you want to test the update, you can install it with
su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update elfutils'. You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F7/FEDORA-2008-4457
elfutils-0.135-1.fc9 has been pushed to the Fedora 9 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
elfutils-0.135-1.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
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