Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 449705
Should Requires(pre): /bin/sed
Last modified: 2008-06-05 07:02:44 EDT
%post scriptlet calls sed but package doesn't require sed to be installed first
leading to noise in install.log
Jeremy, please teach me, why it should be Requires(pre): /bin/sed, when sed is
actually used in %post? At the moment, there's Requires(post): /bin/sed, this is
Whoops, yeah, I just typo'd.
The problem is actually that you've introduced a dependency loop. Both sed and
info require each other to be installed first. Given that the sed invocation
was added to fix something cosmetic, it should probably be removed or at least
[ -x /bin/sed ] && /bin/sed ...
without the requires
OK, thanks for clarification.