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Bug 621178 - excludedocs doesn't work on man pages
excludedocs doesn't work on man pages
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Panu Matilainen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-08-04 09:21 EDT by Marcela Mašláňová
Modified: 2010-08-05 03:21 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-08-05 03:21:48 EDT
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Description Marcela Mašláňová 2010-08-04 09:21:44 EDT
Description of problem:
Command 'rpm -i --excludedocs cronie' shouldn't install man pages, but it does. Is it bug in man page of rpm or something else is terribly wrong?

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How reproducible:
rpm -i --excludedocs cronie
rpm -ql cronie | grep man

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Actual results:
man pages are installed.

Expected results:
man pages are not installed.

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Comment 1 Ralf Corsepius 2010-08-04 11:51:37 EDT
(In reply to comment #0)

> Actual results:
> man pages are installed.
Check whether the files are installed on disk.

rpm -ql only checks the rpmdb.
Comment 2 Marcela Mašláňová 2010-08-05 03:21:48 EDT
Thanks for your help.

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