Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 90909
Prerequisites wrong in source RPM (SRPM won't build out-of-box on RHL9)
Last modified: 2014-08-31 19:24:57 EDT
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Description of problem:
The build dependencies mention the obsolete "sgml-tools" package, as
the "sgml2html" command is needed to create some of the end-user documentation
for the Squid package. The "sgml-tools" package no longer exists, and there is
even a changelog entry in the squid.spec file that mentions the proper
dependency, the "linuxdoc-tools" package.
This is very confusing for users who need to rebuild the Squid RPM (e.g. to
specify the missing "NTLM" authentication option mentioned in bug report 90145).
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. On a freshly-installed Red Hat Linux 9 system, install the Squid source RPM
from CD, e.g. "rpm -i /mnt/cdrom/SRPMS/squid-2.5.STABLE1-2.src.rpm".
2. Attempt to build the source RPM, e.g. "rpmbuild -
Actual Results: rpmbuild complained about a missing prerequisite, sgml-tools.
Expected Results: With linuxdoc-tools installed, the package should have been