While trying to rebuild GConf2 2.32.1, we hit the error reported over at https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=634512 :
libtool: link: gcc -Os -g -D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2 -fstack-protector -Wall -g -O1 -o .libs/gsettings-data-convert gsettings-data-convert.o -pthread ../gconf/.libs/libgconf-2.so -lORBit-2 -lgio-2.0 -lgobject-2.0 -lgmodule-2.0 -lgthread-2.0 -lrt -lglib-2.0 -pthread
gsettings-data-convert.o: In function `handle_file':
/home/am/conary/build/GConf/GConf-2.32.1/gsettings/gsettings-data-convert.c:162: undefined reference to `g_settings_get_range'
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
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Looking at both http://git.gnome.org/browse/gconf/commit/?id=6d6704ea4143a335808b08e921a419bd4125d296 and http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/packageinfo?packageID=1043 it would appear that mclasen would perhaps be the proper person to assign this to, as I suspect it will become an issue if/when fc14 bumps to gnome 2.32.1 as well?
Bug opened here too as per nirik's suggestion in #fedora.
Just to be clear:
The issue is that a single line of code breaks the assumption that GConf2 2.32.1 can be rebuilt safely against glib 2.26.0, namely:
range = g_settings_get_range (settings, keys[j]);
(As mentioned in the b.g.o report, g_settings_get_range was introduced in glib-2.27.1).
Here's hoping that someone can figure out a nice fix and take it upstream so that others may benefit as well.
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