Bug 76749 - Postfix spec file should inherit CCARGS/AUXLIBS envars
Summary: Postfix spec file should inherit CCARGS/AUXLIBS envars
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: postfix
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: John Dennis
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Depends On:
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Reported: 2002-10-25 19:09 UTC by Corey Crawford
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:47 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2003-06-13 15:19:20 UTC

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Description Corey Crawford 2002-10-25 19:09:49 UTC
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Description of problem:
When rebuilding or recompiling the postfix RPM via the postfix src rpm it would 
be exceptionally nice if it looked at your CCARGS and AUXLIBS environment 
variables for compilation. 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Set CCARGS with '> export CCARGS="-I/usr/include/mysql"'
2. Run rpmbuild --rebuild or --recompile on src.rpm


Actual Results:  Compiles with predefined CCARGS and AUXLIBS - defined in 

Expected Results:  Should inherit exported args to allow for customized building

Additional info:

<><> START DIFF -U <><>
--- postfix-old.spec    2002-10-25 12:15:40.000000000 -0600
+++ postfix.spec        2002-10-25 12:11:24.000000000 -0600
@@ -143,8 +143,8 @@
 umask 022


 %ifarch s390 s390x ppc
 CCARGS="${CCARGS} -fsigned-char"
<><> END DIFF -U <><>

Comment 3 John Dennis 2003-06-13 15:19:20 UTC
Here at Red Hat we worry a lot about reproducable builds. Having the spec file
inadvertantly pick something up from the environment is an uncomfortable
feeling. It's easy to edit the spec file and I think thats the right answer in
this case.

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