Bug 985573 - lua-socket 3.0rc1 supports ipv6 but is a pain to build
lua-socket 3.0rc1 supports ipv6 but is a pain to build
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: lua-socket (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Tim Niemueller
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: 999953
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Reported: 2013-07-17 15:08 EDT by Trever Adams
Modified: 2018-04-11 15:13 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: lua-socket-3.0-0.10.rc1
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Last Closed: 2015-06-29 08:05:42 EDT
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spec file patch to fix build. (1.37 KB, patch)
2013-07-17 15:08 EDT, Trever Adams
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Fix the makefile to use CFLAG options in RPM build process. (333 bytes, patch)
2013-07-17 15:09 EDT, Trever Adams
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Build 3.0rc1 for lua 5.1 and 5.2 (3.29 KB, patch)
2013-12-19 15:26 EST, Trever Adams
no flags Details | Diff

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Description Trever Adams 2013-07-17 15:08:41 EDT
Created attachment 774936 [details]
spec file patch to fix build.

Description of problem:
Prosody 0.9.0 supports IPv6 if lua-socket 3.0rc1 is available.

I would like to see both of these packages in F20 and, if possible/appropriate, F19.

https://github.com/diegonehab/luasocket is where 3.0 can be found. I am aware it isn't released yet.

Attached are patches to get it to build. I have done this myself for F19.
Comment 1 Trever Adams 2013-07-17 15:09:29 EDT
Created attachment 774937 [details]
Fix the makefile to use CFLAG options in RPM build process.
Comment 2 Trever Adams 2013-08-21 12:16:00 EDT
Prosody 0.9.0 wasn't released when I filed this bug. It now has, making this somewhat of a real issue.
Comment 3 Matěj Cepl 2013-08-23 08:24:10 EDT
Build for Rawhide http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=5845484

Maintainer, do you have any objections against pushing to other branches?
Comment 4 Matěj Cepl 2013-08-26 05:47:06 EDT
Yes, I do have objections: according to http://kojipkgs.fedoraproject.org//work/tasks/3606/5853606/build.log we are missing (at least)


header file.

Also, looking at ./makefile it seems luasocket COULD support BOTH 5.1 and 5.2 lua. Limiting the latest version of lua-socket only to distros with 5.2 (which is what we effectively do now) when lua being dependency of rpm is unupgradable seems like a bad step.
Comment 5 Trever Adams 2013-09-09 14:22:38 EDT
Would one of you mind looking at: https://github.com/diegonehab/luasocket/issues/70#issuecomment-24099582

This is where I posted a bug report against luasocket for the makefile patch. I would love for one of you who are more knowledgeable about what is going on in RPM and SPEC files to take over that bug report so that it truly works.

Thank you.
Comment 6 Fedora End Of Life 2013-09-16 10:36:08 EDT
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 20 development cycle.
Changing version to '20'.

More information and reason for this action is here:
Comment 7 Trever Adams 2013-12-19 01:09:51 EST
This is still an issue, obviously. I am having less success rolling my own lua-socket/prosody setup since upgrading to Fedora 20.

I am willing to help out. I just need to know what to do.
Comment 8 Trever Adams 2013-12-19 15:26:23 EST
Created attachment 839239 [details]
Build 3.0rc1 for lua 5.1 and 5.2

I am not sure how to prepend other packages, so, this just packages the 5.1 and 5.2 in the same RPM. I am sure someone with more knowledge will be happy to fix this.
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Comment 11 Robert Scheck 2015-06-29 08:11:06 EDT
We do have lua-socket-3.0-0.10.rc1.fcX and lua-socket-3.0-0.10.rc1.elX on
all branches for quite a while now because I did this.

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