Bug 550470 - pkgconfig bundles own copy of glib-1.2.10
pkgconfig bundles own copy of glib-1.2.10
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: pkgconfig (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Matthias Clasen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: DuplicSysLibsTracker 226299
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Reported: 2009-12-25 07:36 EST by Robert Scheck
Modified: 2010-05-23 21:21 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-05-23 21:21:07 EDT
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Description Robert Scheck 2009-12-25 07:36:15 EST
Description of problem:
The pkgconfig package bundles own copy of glib-1.2.10 in a subdirectory at

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

How reproducible:
Everytime, see above.

Actual results:
pkgconfig bundles own copy of glib-1.2.10.

Expected results:
No internal copy of glib as it violates the Fedora Packaging Guidelines.
Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2010-03-15 09:41:22 EDT
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 13 development cycle.
Changing version to '13'.

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Comment 2 Michel Alexandre Salim 2010-05-21 05:48:22 EDT
Matthias, mind if I work on it? Thanks.
Comment 3 Matthias Clasen 2010-05-23 21:21:07 EDT
I've switched to using system glib and popt for 0.24

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