Bug 473479 - "make mockbuild" misses fedora-11-i386.cfg, fails in packages' CVS devel/ dirs
"make mockbuild" misses fedora-11-i386.cfg, fails in packages' CVS devel/ dirs
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: buildsystem (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Seth Vidal
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: 471038 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2008-11-28 13:52 EST by Hans Ulrich Niedermann
Modified: 2010-06-28 06:50 EDT (History)
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Description Hans Ulrich Niedermann 2008-11-28 13:52:38 EST
Description of problem:

  With a stock install of mock (i.e. using the /etc/mock/
  contents from the mock RPM), you cannot run "make mockbuild"
  in any packages' "devel/" directory:

    $ make mockbuild
    ERROR: Could not find required config file: /etc/mock/fedora-11-i386.cfg
    make: *** [mockbuild] Error 1

  The workaround is

    # cd /etc/mock
    # ln -s fedora-rawhide-i386.cfg fedora-11-i386.cfg

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):


How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Check out any Fedora packages' CVS
2. cd $PACKAGE/devel
3. make mockbuild

Actual results:

  ERROR: Could not find required config file: /etc/mock/fedora-11-i386.cfg
  make: *** [mockbuild] Error 1

Expected results:

  A finished RPM build in the mock chroot.

Additional info:

  There are symlinks in /etc/mock like

    fedora-devel-i386.cfg -> fedora-rawhide-i386.cfg

  which might or might not have been added earlier to fix
  this issue with an older version of the CVS build scripts.
Comment 1 Hans Ulrich Niedermann 2008-11-28 13:55:54 EST
I presume this is the proper component to report this bug to. Reassigning bug 473448 didn't appear to work for me.
Comment 2 David Juran 2008-12-01 07:13:48 EST
*** Bug 471038 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-06-09 05:58:51 EDT
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 11 development cycle.
Changing version to '11'.

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Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2010-04-27 08:23:36 EDT
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Comment 5 Bug Zapper 2010-06-28 06:50:49 EDT
Fedora 11 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2010-06-25. Fedora 11 is 
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further 
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