Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 606025
don't require perl
Last modified: 2012-08-16 14:05:05 EDT
The linux-atm package requires perl, which makes it one of the few packages dragging perl onto the livecd. I can see no reason for this dependency, the package installs no perl scripts and nothing that even looks like perl. This must be a false positive of the rpm find-requires machinery, I guess.
It turns out the perl dependency gets added for the
host2ans.pl and pdf2e164.pl files in /usr/share/doc
Possible ways out here are:
- Remove the shebang lines from these files
- Don't include them
- Split them off in a -doc subpackage
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 14 development cycle.
Changing version to '14'.
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