Bug 8381 - php SRPM will not build if kernel-source RPM not installed
Summary: php SRPM will not build if kernel-source RPM not installed
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Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: php
Version: 6.1
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Preston Brown
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Reported: 2000-01-11 19:12 UTC by bjn
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-01-14 02:40:57 UTC


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Description bjn 2000-01-11 19:12:05 UTC
When building from the php SRPM, during the compile of the embedded
imap-4.5 package, mail.c does an #include <linux/limits.h>, which will fail
if the kernel-source RPM isn't installed.  The work-around is to install
the kernel-source RPM.  The permanent fix is probably to include just plain
<limits.h>, but I didn't try this or look at the source.

Incidentally, why does the php SRPM bundle and build its own imap-4.5
package?  It should just require the imap-4.5 RPM that comes with RedHat,
as a build prerequisite.

Comment 1 Preston Brown 2000-01-14 02:40:59 UTC
the next release of php doesn't include imap, instead it accesses the static
c-client library provided from the new imap-devel package.

No library was provided before, so the code was included in the RPM directly.


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