Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 837044
add php(language) virtual provide
Last modified: 2013-09-30 18:12:20 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #837042 +++
Description of problem:
Third-party (e.g. EPEL) and Fedora packaging requires a "virtual" provide for the PHP language version, independent of the specific php packages which are installed. We are using "php(language) = version" for this; this should be added to the php packages in Red Hat Enterprise Linux so third-party packagers can produce consistently packaged PHP libraries (and web applications) for Fedora and RHEL.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpm -q --provides php-common | grep 'php(language)'
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Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
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