Namazu Update Broke
On Thu, 2008-04-03 at 22:50 +0900, Akira TAGOH wrote:
> >>>>> On Wed, 02 Apr 2008 19:20:01 +0200,
> >>>>> "RC" == Ralf Corsepius <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> RC> Clear case of a packaging bug (actually a bug in rpm, which adds
> RC> introduces bogus Requires).
> RC> This namazu package needs to filter out these bogus perl(*) deps inside
> RC> of its *.spec file.
> RC> cf. http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging/Perl for details.
> No, actually that introduced this breakage on F-7 and
> F-8. rpmbuild didn't do anything with __perl_requires and
> perl.req picked up more unwanted deps than F-9's. So I'm
> reverting those changes to make that better.
> I haven't yet compared how much difference between F-7 or
> F-8's perl.req and F-9's though, I hope each maintainer or
> person in charge who made the important changes in the
> packaging policy or so, will backport them to the releases,
> still is alive. otherwise which releases is supposed to work
> on should be describeed in wiki, anyway.
There is no change in policy. It's a bug in rpm.
It's simply that the current namazu-package contains these perl scripts:
... which causes something underneath of rpmbuild to add bogus
in cases scripts inside of this package uses them.
This bug in rpmbuild has been present for quite a while.
ATM, the only way to work around this issue is to explicitly (manually)
filter these bogus Requires out.
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