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Bug 437780 - Tcl/Tk/Blt library version mis-match
Tcl/Tk/Blt library version mis-match
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: blt (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Wart
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-03-17 08:53 EDT by SWNG
Modified: 2008-03-17 23:07 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-03-17 23:07:26 EDT
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Description SWNG 2008-03-17 08:53:26 EDT
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Description of problem:
When I run tclsh and enter command "package require BLT", I have the error
message "version conflict for package"Tcl": have 8.5.1, need exactly 8.5".
This bug render all tcl applications which need BLT option fail to run because
when a application check the availability of BLT by the command "package
require BLT", a failure code return.
I guess the trouble is in libBLTlite24.so. Somehow, the pacth level must be 0!
The corresponding rpm blt-2.4-25.fc9.i386.rpm  should be rebuild.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
tcl/tk 8.5.1 ; blt 2.4 ; libBLTlite24.so

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
2.package require BLT"

Actual Results:
version conflict for package "Tcl": have 8.5.1, need exactly 8.5

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Comment 1 Marcela Mašláňová 2008-03-17 09:08:54 EDT
Bug confirmed and reassigned to owner.
Comment 2 Wart 2008-03-17 21:54:29 EDT
This is due to a mismatch between the value of TCL_VERSION provided by the tcl
build configuration file, and the version reported by 'package provide' in Tcl.
 I'm not sure if this should be considered a bug in the core Tcl package, but
I've added a patch to blt to avoid this problem in the future.  I'll close this
bug once the package has built in Rawhide.

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