Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 442701
postinstall scriptlet tries to write into non-existent directory
Last modified: 2009-07-14 13:59:31 EDT
Description of problem:
Installier: R-waveslim ################### [2276/6284]
/var/tmp/rpm-tmp.23310: line 1: /usr/lib64/R/doc/html/search/index.txt: Datei
oder Verzeichnis nicht gefunden
Fehler: %post(R-waveslim-1.6.1-2.fc9.x86_64) Skriptlet fehlgeschlagen,
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
You're either missing a Requires(post) on some other package providing the
/usr/lib64/R/doc/html/search/ directory (although I haven't found one) or you
need to create that directory before you attempt to write any files there.
But in that case you also need to make sure that the directory get cleaned up
I guess that due to Spot's work the documentation now is in
/usr/lib/R/doc/html/search/ (notice that the 64 is missing). If that is the
case it should be easy to fix.
Since I don't have an x86_64 at hand could you confirm this or else I will do
it later at home.
It looks like he moved it to %doc:
> rpm -qpl R-2.6.2-1.fc9.i386.rpm | grep index.txt
> rpm -qpl R-2.6.2-1.fc9.x86_64.rpm | grep index.txt
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