Bug 492285 - Package perl-Sort-Versions is not Required by anything on Satellite 5.3.0, we might want to not ship it
Package perl-Sort-Versions is not Required by anything on Satellite 5.3.0, we...
Product: Red Hat Satellite 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Installer (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Shannon Hughes
Steve Salevan
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Blocks: 463876
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Reported: 2009-03-26 07:02 EDT by Tomas Lestach
Modified: 2009-09-10 14:54 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: sat530
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Last Closed: 2009-09-10 14:54:28 EDT
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Description Tomas Lestach 2009-03-26 07:02:59 EDT
Description of problem:

Package perl-Sort-Versions is not Required by anything on Satellite 5.3.0, we might want to not ship it.

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

Satellite-5.3.0-RHEL5-re20090323.0 on i386

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Satellite 5.3.0.
2. Run rpm -q perl-Sort-Versions, check that package perl-Sort-Versions is installed.
3. Run rpm -e perl-Sort-Versions.
4. Run rpm -q perl-Sort-Versions again, check that it's now been removed.
Actual results:

Package perl-Sort-Versions is installed but it is not required by anything in the Satellite, so it can safely be removed.

Expected results:

Either the package should be Required by some other package, or it should not be on the compose.

Additional info:

On Satellite 5.2.0, perl-Sort-Versions was needed by perl-Crypt-RSA, but is not required in 5.3.0 any more.
Comment 1 Brandon Perkins 2009-03-26 13:56:47 EDT
Shannon, please look and confirm that this can be removed.
Comment 2 Shannon Hughes 2009-03-27 15:21:33 EDT
confirmed this rpms is not used in the perl code. qa can follow reproducing steps in comment #1 for test plan. 

the corresponding release engineering ticket number to remove from the iso is 38385
Comment 3 Shannon Hughes 2009-04-06 11:09:26 EDT
mass move to onqa
Comment 4 Steve Salevan 2009-04-08 12:34:28 EDT
# rpm -q perl-Sort-Versions
package perl-Sort-Versions is not installed

Moving to VERIFIED, tested on 530-re20090403.2.
Comment 6 Brandon Perkins 2009-09-10 14:54:28 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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