Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 961537
Spurious Gnome dependencies pull in deprecated Gnome 2 libs
Last modified: 2014-02-05 16:18:00 EST
Description of problem: When installing Gajim gnome-python2 brings in a lot of unneeded dependencies. Gajim only optionally requires the Python support for Gnome keyring.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 0.15.3-3.fc18
How reproducible: yum install gajim
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install gajim from the command line
2. Observe required dependencies
Actual results: gnome-python2, gnome-python2-bonobo, gnome-python2-canvas, gnome-python2-gnome, gnome-python2-gnomevfs as dependencies. This brings in things like libbonobo and a whole load of other stuff.
Expected results: No expected Gnome dependencies.
Additional info: Gajim is cross platform and runs on Windows. This should further suggest that Gnome python libs are unneeded.
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