Bug 86118 - libxml and libxml2 src rpms have same spec filename
libxml and libxml2 src rpms have same spec filename
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: libxml2 (Show other bugs)
1.0
All Linux
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Assigned To: Daniel Veillard
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: 88813 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2003-03-14 05:43 EST by Denice
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-03-25 08:48:35 EST
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Description Denice 2003-03-14 05:43:40 EST
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Description of problem:
This is picky of me, but in all of rawhide, there are only three 'dual-versioned
packages' that use the same SPEC filename for both versions of the source rpm:

 readline/readline41    --> readline.spec
 libxml/libxml2         --> libxml.spec
 slang/compat-slang     --> slang.spec

It would be nice if the name of the spec files were different in these packages,
so that you would not nuke the 1st spec file on installing the 2nd src.rpm file..


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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpm -i libxml*src.rpm
2. look at files in SPECS
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Comment 1 Denice 2003-03-14 05:48:24 EST
oops, I meant to set the perceived priority to low :o}
Comment 2 Daniel Veillard 2003-03-14 06:20:50 EST
Well, I understand the problem, it's doable especially since the
libxml.spec is actually generated by configure. I could then rename
it to libxml2.spec without loosing the CVS history of the spec file
in the GNOME CVS.

Daniel
Comment 3 Daniel Veillard 2003-03-21 16:24:38 EST
Okay fixed upstream in GNOME CVS base. This will propagate to any
libxml2 release post 2.5.4, i.e. in 2.5.5 when available.

Daniel
Comment 4 Daniel Veillard 2003-03-25 08:48:35 EST
Okay libxml-2.5.5 has been released and is being pushed to RawHide.
It uses libxml2.spec instead of libxml.spec .
You can get it from ftp://xmlsoft.org/

Daniel
Comment 5 Daniel Veillard 2003-04-14 11:47:49 EDT
*** Bug 88813 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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