Bug 47497 - fixes for solaris 2.6
fixes for solaris 2.6
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jeff Johnson
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-07-05 15:07 EDT by Nathan Owen
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:34 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-07-05 15:10:35 EDT
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fixes the above issues (patch against rpm-4.0.3-.057) (2.09 KB, patch)
2001-07-05 15:10 EDT, Nathan Owen
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Description Nathan Owen 2001-07-05 15:07:39 EDT
Description of Problem:
On Solaris gendiff is run with /bin/sh but uses bash syntax causing errors
when run.

in lib/fsm.c st_mtime is used as a variable name. This is (apparently) a
reserved word on solaris and prevents rpm from compiling.(it is #defined in

rpm.spec.in specifies %{__prefix}/src/redhat for the topdir, but a make
install does not necessarily create this directory. (it uses
Comment 1 Nathan Owen 2001-07-05 15:10:32 EDT
Created attachment 22807 [details]
fixes the above issues (patch against rpm-4.0.3-.057)
Comment 2 Jeff Johnson 2001-07-05 16:48:10 EDT
Fixed in my next checkin, should be in rpm-4.0.3-0.58 or thereabouts.

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