Bug 79031 - autoconf-2.56 package requires emacs to build properly
autoconf-2.56 package requires emacs to build properly
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: autoconf (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jens Petersen
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2002-12-04 13:26 EST by David Hollis
Modified: 2005-10-31 17:00 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-02-21 03:44:51 EST
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Description David Hollis 2002-12-04 13:26:08 EST
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Description of problem:
Rebuilding the source RPM for autoconf 2.56 on a system without Emacs installed
fails because /usr/share/emacs/site-lisp does not get generated.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Rebuild autoconf-2.56 on a system without emacs installed
2. Build fails at the final packaging state due to missing file site-lisp

Actual Results:  PreReq: /sbin/install-info /bin/sh /bin/sh
Requires(interp): /bin/sh /bin/sh
Requires(post): /sbin/install-info /bin/sh
Requires(preun): /sbin/install-info /bin/sh
Requires: gawk m4 mktemp perl textutils
Obsoletes: autoconf253
RPM build errors:
    File not found: /var/tmp/autoconf-root/usr/share/emacs/site-lisp

Additional info:

<snippet from the %install portion>

if test no != no; then \
  EMACS=no /bin/sh ../../config/elisp-comp autoconf-mode.el; \
else : ; fi
WARNING: Warnings can be ignored. :-)
if test no != no; then \
  EMACS=no /bin/sh ../../config/elisp-comp autotest-mode.el; \
else : ; fi
Comment 1 Jens Petersen 2002-12-05 02:37:57 EST
Thanks for the report.  For the time being, I'm adding "emacs" to the
buildrequires of the package.

This change should appear in autoconf-2.57-1 in rawhide shortly.

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