Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 500639
yaboot-debuginfo is empty
Last modified: 2014-01-12 19:09:02 EST
Description of problem:
yaboot-debuginfo is empty although yaboot package contains ELF objects
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpm -qpl yaboot-debuginfo-1.3.13-7.el5.ppc.rpm
package contains debugging information
yaboot is bootloader. It contains ELF object, but it is not Linux or MacOS executable file. Yaboot is meant to be executed only by OpenFirmware.
(In reply to comment #1)
> yaboot is bootloader. It contains ELF object, but it is not Linux or MacOS
> executable file. Yaboot is meant to be executed only by OpenFirmware.
In this case the -debuginfo package should not be generated at all.
Fixed in yaboot-1.3.13-8.el5.ppc.rpm
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