Bug 44734 - dump SRPM needs build dependency on readline-devel
dump SRPM needs build dependency on readline-devel
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: dump (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Mike A. Harris
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-06-15 15:42 EDT by Jay Turner
Modified: 2015-01-07 18:46 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-06-28 17:47:12 EDT
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Description Glen Foster 2001-06-15 15:42:03 EDT
Description of Problem: with the 7.1 product, you cannot build the dump
SRPM without having libtermcap-devel installed.   But, if "rpm -ba
/usr/src/redhat/SPECS/dump*spec" is executed, you do NOT get an error from
rpm about missing/unsatisfied build dependencies.  If you install the
libtermcap-devel rpm, the dump SRPM builds without problems.

 How Reproducible: Always

 Steps to Reproduce:
 1. rpm -e libtermcap-devel
 2. rpm -Uvh <tree-path>/SRPMS/dump*.src.rpm
 3. rpm -ba /usr/src/redhat/SPECS/dump*spec
 4. rpm -Uvh <tree-path>/RedHat/RPMS/libtermcap-devel*
 5. rpm -ba /usr/src/redhat/SPECS/dump*spec

 Actual Results:
 first 3 steps result in a failure WITHOUT a build-requires error from
 next 2 steps build the SRPM without fail

 Expected Results: I would expect an rpm error message to be written to
stderr informing me the dump SRPM cannot be built without installing the
libtermcap-devel RPM.

Additional Information:
Comment 1 Mike A. Harris 2001-06-17 15:25:48 EDT
Thanks Glen, fixed in the 0.4p22-3 release.
Comment 2 Glen Foster 2001-06-28 17:47:08 EDT
Oops, I missed one (dangit)!  The dump SRPM also needs a build-dependency on
Comment 3 Mike A. Harris 2001-06-29 15:21:07 EDT
Fixed in -4 release.

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