Bug 613466 - Missing dependency on libtool
Summary: Missing dependency on libtool
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gobject-introspection
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Colin Walters
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-07-11 20:54 UTC by Daniel Berrange
Modified: 2013-03-27 16:02 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-03-27 16:02:48 UTC


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Description Daniel Berrange 2010-07-11 20:54:45 UTC
Description of problem:
The 'g-ir-scanner' program invokes libtool in some codepaths.

Attempting to build GTK-VNC introspection data in Koji fails with myterious errors:

  ./libgvnc-1.0.la: file not recognized: File format not recognized


The file giscanner/dumper.py conditionally uses libtool:


    def _link(self, output, *sources):
        args = []
        libtool = get_libtool_command(self._options)
        if libtool:
            args.extend(libtool)
            args.append('--mode=link')
            args.append('--tag=CC')
            args.append('--silent')

        args.extend([self._linker_cmd, '-o', output])


So because of missing dependancy on libtool from gboject-introspection-devel RPM, libtool isn't added to the command line & thus it fails to link.

Thus gobject-introspection-devel should have 'Requires: libtool'.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
gobject-introspection-devel-0.6.5-1.fc12.x86_64

Also affects F13/14

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Attempt to build a library which runs g-ir-scanner as part of its build process, eg

/usr/bin/g-ir-scanner -v \
                --namespace GVnc \
                --nsversion 1.0 \
		--include GObject-2.0 \
		--strip-prefix=Vnc \
                --library=./libgvnc-1.0.la \
                --add-include-path=.. \
                --add-include-path=. \
                --add-include-path=. \
                --output GVnc-1.0.gir \
                -I.. \
                -I. \
		--verbose \
                --pkg=glib-2.0 \
                --pkg=gthread-2.0 \
                --pkg=gdk-pixbuf-2.0 \
                --pkg=gobject-2.0 \
                ./vncpixelformat.h ./vncframebuffer.h ./vncframebuffer.c ./vncbaseframebuffer.h ./vncbaseframebuffer.c ./vnccolormap.h ./vnccolormap.c ./vnccursor.h ./vnccursor.c ./vncconnection.h ./vncconnection.c ./vncconnectionenums.h ./vncconnectionenums.c ./vncutil.h ./vncutil.c


Actual results:
./libgvnc-1.0.la: file not recognized: File format not recognized
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/g-ir-scanner", line 38, in <module>
    sys.exit(scanner_main(sys.argv))
  File "/usr/lib/gobject-introspection/giscanner/scannermain.py", line 325, in scanner_main
    glibtransformer.get_get_type_functions())
  File "/usr/lib/gobject-introspection/giscanner/dumper.py", line 236, in compile_introspection_binary
    return dc.run()
  File "/usr/lib/gobject-introspection/giscanner/dumper.py", line 132, in run
    self._link(bin_path, o_path)
  File "/usr/lib/gobject-introspection/giscanner/dumper.py", line 231, in _link
    subprocess.check_call(args)
  File "/usr/lib/python2.6/subprocess.py", line 498, in check_call
    raise CalledProcessError(retcode, cmd)
subprocess.CalledProcessError: Command '['gcc', '-o', '/builddir/build/BUILD/gtk-vnc-0.4.0/src/tmp-introspectTcKI0V/GVnc-1.0', '-O2', '-g', '-pipe', '-Wall', '-Wp,-D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2', '-fexceptions', '-fstack-protector', '--param=ssp-buffer-size=4', '-m32', '-march=i386', '-mtune=generic', '-fasynchronous-unwind-tables', '-L.', '-Wl,--export-dynamic', '-pthread', '-lgirepository-1.0', '-lgobject-2.0', '-lgmodule-2.0', '-lffi', '-lgthread-2.0', '-lrt', '-lglib-2.0', './libgvnc-1.0.la', '-pthread', '-Wl,--export-dynamic', '-lgio-2.0', '-lgirepository-1.0', '-lgobject-2.0', '-lgmodule-2.0', '-lffi', '-lgthread-2.0', '-lrt', '-lglib-2.0', '/builddir/build/BUILD/gtk-vnc-0.4.0/src/tmp-introspectTcKI0V/GVnc-1.0.o']' returned non-zero exit status 1
make[3]: *** [GVnc-1.0.gir] Error 1


Expected results:


Additional info:

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Comment 2 Daniel Berrange 2010-11-03 15:58:52 UTC
This is still missing the libtool dependency in F13 and F14 and rawhide...

Comment 3 Daniel Berrange 2011-11-16 13:06:47 UTC
This is still a problem in F17

  GEN    LibvirtGLib-1.0.gir
./libvirt-glib-1.0.la: file not recognized: File format not recognized
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
linking of temporary binary failed: Command '['gcc', '-o', '/builddir/build/BUILD/libvirt-glib-0.0.1/libvirt-glib/tmp-introspecth95eOo/LibvirtGLib-1.0', '-O2', '-g', '-pipe', '-Wall', '-Wp,-D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2', '-fexceptions', '-fstack-protector', '--param=ssp-buffer-size=4', '-m32', '-march=i686', '-mtune=atom', '-fasynchronous-unwind-tables', '-L.', '-Wl,-rpath=.', './libvirt-glib-1.0.la', '-pthread', '-lgio-2.0', '-lgobject-2.0', '-lgmodule-2.0', '-lgthread-2.0', '-lrt', '-lglib-2.0', '/builddir/build/BUILD/libvirt-glib-0.0.1/libvirt-glib/tmp-introspecth95eOo/LibvirtGLib-1.0.o']' returned non-zero exit status 1


Can we please have gobject-introspection-devel fixed to include 'Requires: libtool'

Comment 4 Colin Walters 2011-11-16 14:23:37 UTC
* Wed Nov 16 2011 Colin Walters <walters@verbum.org> - 1.31.0-2
- -devel package requires libtool
  https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=613466


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