Bug 56673 - RMM Header Files Omitted when RMM Library Installed from RPM
RMM Header Files Omitted when RMM Library Installed from RPM
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kdepim (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Petr Rockai
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Reported: 2001-11-23 18:10 EST by Bill Maniatty
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-02-15 09:57:02 EST
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Description Bill Maniatty 2001-11-23 18:10:42 EST
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Description of problem:
When KDEPIM is installed, the librmm module is installed but the header
files are not.
In Redhat 7.1 the include files appeared in /usr/include/rmm/
(e.g. /usr/include/rmm/Envelope.h)

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Download KNewMail from
2.Gunzip and Untar the bundle in a directory
3.Run .configure and then make, and make install

Actual Results:  Can't build because rmm/Envelope.h include cannot be

Expected Results:  Successful build

Additional info:

I was torn asto whether it is a bug or not, and I've decided that it is,
since the
header/include files should be installed with the libarry to promote
software reuse.
I think the include files need to be in the regular rpm, not just the
source rpm for
kdepim.   The 7.1 style packaging was correct in my opinion.

As a work around,  one can
1) unpack the kdepim src and find the rmm include files
2) mkdir /usr/include/rmm directory and
3) copy the header files into it
Comment 1 Petr Rockai 2005-02-15 09:57:02 EST
librmm is no longer part of kdepim and was most probably dropped altogether 

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