Bug 45184 - octave SRPM needs build dependency on libtermcap-devel
octave SRPM needs build dependency on libtermcap-devel
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: octave (Show other bugs)
7.3
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Trond Eivind Glomsrxd
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Reported: 2001-06-20 15:52 EDT by Jay Turner
Modified: 2015-01-07 18:46 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-06-21 09:27:44 EDT
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Description Glen Foster 2001-06-20 15:52:06 EDT
Description of Problem: with the 7.1 product, you cannot build the octave
SRPM without having libtermcap-devel installed.   But, if "rpm -ba
/usr/src/redhat/SPECS/octave*spec" is executed, you do NOT get an error
from rpm about missing/unsatisfied build dependencies.  If you install the
libtermcap-devel rpm, the octave SRPM builds without problems.

How Reproducible: Always

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

Actual Results:
first 3 steps result in a failure WITHOUT a build-requires error from rpm
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 octave SRPM cannot be built without installing the
libtermcap-devel RPM.
Comment 1 Trond Eivind Glomsrxd 2001-06-20 16:37:09 EDT
Will fix.
Comment 2 Trond Eivind Glomsrxd 2001-06-22 08:58:50 EDT
Fixed in octave-2.1.34-3

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