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Re: Requires/Provides issue with re-packaging a complex product (endeca)

From: devzero2000 <pinto.elia@gmail.com>
Date: Sat 05 Jan 2013 - 23:01:57 CET
Message-ID: <CAH5b-BUgFxMoPwU5m_hNjtms0f2hvqGdrpUwOCWn2gik6a8AdA@mail.gmail.com>
On Sat, Jan 5, 2013 at 10:15 PM, Jeffrey Johnson <n3npq@me.com> wrote:
>
> On Jan 5, 2013, at 4:02 PM, Mykel Alvis wrote:
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> devzero2000 over on the rpm-users list suggested
> %define _use_internal_dependency_generator 0
>
>
> This did exactly what I needed.
>
>
>
> Yes but  there are profound changes to the *.rpm package
> format that are coupled to setting %_use_internal_dependency_generator to 0.
>
> That macro was _NEVER_ designed to be flipped around on a per-package basis
> by package monkeys.
Yes, but apparently autoreq to 0 doesn't work on the sharelib deps on
rpm 4.8 (@rpm.org). I have seen
ocaml package setting %_use_internal_dependency_generator to 0 before
ocaml deps was included in rpm.
http://markmail.org/message/hdwyn3ys675psmcz
But perhaps i am missing something, probably.

Best regards
Received on Sat Jan 5 23:30:47 2013
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