Bug 496806 - previously installed 3rd party font gets lost after yum update
previously installed 3rd party font gets lost after yum update
Status: CLOSED CANTFIX
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: cjkuni-fonts (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Caius Chance
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-04-21 05:25 EDT by Yu Shao
Modified: 2009-04-27 13:52 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-04-27 13:52:08 EDT
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Description Yu Shao 2009-04-21 05:25:39 EDT
Description of problem:

previously installed 3rd party font gets lost after yum update

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

F10

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install fonts-chinese-zysong-0.1-5.el5.noarch.rpm on f10
2. system update
3. zysong disappeared.
  
Actual results:

[root@localhost fonts]# rpm -ivh /home/shao/Download/fonts-chinese-zysong-0.1-5.el5.noarch.rpm
warning: /home/shao/Download/fonts-chinese-zysong-0.1-5.el5.noarch.rpm: Header V3 DSA signature: NOKEY, key ID 37017186
error: Failed dependencies:
	/usr/sbin/chkfontpath is needed by fonts-chinese-zysong-0.1-5.el5.noarch
	fonts-chinese >= 3.02-12.el5 is needed by fonts-chinese-zysong-0.1-5.el5.noarch
	ttmkfdir >= 3.0.6 is needed by fonts-chinese-zysong-0.1-5.el5.noarch


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Comment 1 Nicolas Mailhot 2009-04-27 13:52:08 EDT
This is not a problem in Fedora, this is a problem in the third-party font package. It needs to be updated to respect the Fedora packaging conventions (for example we've asked for years not to depend explicitly on ttmkfdir)

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