Bug 65325 - Rpm-build doesn't strip binaries any more
Summary: Rpm-build doesn't strip binaries any more
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm-build (Show other bugs)
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Version: 7.2
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Jeff Johnson
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Reported: 2002-05-22 01:12 UTC by Giuseppe Ragusa
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-05-22 01:12:29 UTC
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Description Giuseppe Ragusa 2002-05-22 01:12:24 UTC
Description of Problem:

Starting from rpm-build 4.0.4-7x update for RH 7.2 and verified on default RH 7.3 package too, the rpm-build process doesn't strip binaries when recompiling src.rpm packages with --rebuild nor with -ba (verified running as user only, with proper topdir etc. working)

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How Reproducible:

Every time.

Steps to Reproduce:

1. Pick any src.rpm package    
2. Issue a simple rpm --rebuild    
3. Try to run rpmlint (or check binaries with file command after installing)

Actual Results:


Expected Results:

binaries stripped by default

Additional Information:

rpm-build from 4.0.3 (as standard on unpatched RH 7.2) works fine

Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 2002-05-31 13:56:57 UTC
This is a change between Red Hat 7.3 and Red Hat 7.3.
Symbols are no longer stripped by rpm as shipped by Red Hat.

Comment 2 Need Real Name 2002-10-01 13:32:55 UTC
To fix this situation go and change file /usr/lib/rpm/brp-strip.
In the line "strip -g $f || :" cut option "-g".

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