Bug 482899 - plymouth libs require libpng
Summary: plymouth libs require libpng
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Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: plymouth
Version: 13
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Depends On: F11MinimalPlatform
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2009-01-28 18:31 UTC by Steve Grubb
Modified: 2019-10-30 17:20 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2011-06-02 18:01:37 UTC
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Description Steve Grubb 2009-01-28 18:31:23 UTC
Description of problem:
We would like to minimize the number of packages required for a server install. Currently plymouth-libs requires libpng. When booting in text mode, displaying pictures is not necessary. Can plymouth-libs be restructured to optionally use libpng?

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
0.6.0-2

Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2009-06-09 10:56:34 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 11 development cycle.
Changing version to '11'.

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Comment 2 Ray Strode [halfline] 2010-01-06 18:05:14 UTC
Fixing this will require splitting libplybootsplash into two libraries I think.

It shouldn't be hard to do, and it's something I've wanted to do for a while, but it currently isn't somehing I'm looking into.

Resetting version.

Comment 3 Miroslav Vadkerti 2010-01-11 14:26:41 UTC
Ray, 
this issue blocks a RHEL6 blocker feature, when can we expect the split to happen? Thanks

Comment 8 Bug Zapper 2010-03-15 12:25:08 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 13 development cycle.
Changing version to '13'.

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Comment 9 Ray Strode [halfline] 2011-06-02 18:01:37 UTC
this was fixed some time ago.

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