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Re: Anyone with Fedora RPM packages already?

On Fri, 2008-06-13 at 15:39 +0200, Buchan Milne wrote:
> On Tuesday 10 June 2008 07:57:33 Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> > I just wanted to check if anybody has any .spec files for Fedora already
> > built?
> >
> > I'm working on one using a spec from the OpenSUSE build farm, and the
> > Mandriva spec, but any further examples would be much appreciated.
> The Mandriva spec file should work if you are prepared to use the 
> compatibility macros for Fedora/RedHat:
> http://wiki.mandriva.com/en/uploads/3/38/Macros.mdk4rh
> (linked from: 
> http://wiki.mandriva.com/en/Projects/BackPorts#Building_Mandriva_SRPMS_on_other_distributions)
> The package builds on RHEL4 with these macros, I haven't got it building under 
> RHEL5 (due to some compiler or glibc issue I haven't had enough time for, this 
> is also preventing me from updating to 1.2 on cooker), 
> but not due to the macros ...
> If you have problems, let me know, I am prepared to look at integrating any 
> changes required for Fedora as long as they don't break it on Mandriva (so, 
> some thing may have to be put in conditionals).

I'm looking at a more comprehensive rebuild of the package, more in line
with the krb5 package on Fedora, and skipping the telnet and similar
binaries.  I also need to stop Heimdal using rpath (forbidden on
Fedora), and a few other things.  I'll post it here and to you for
comment (when I have it passing rpmlint), and we can see if any bits can
be sync'ed up.

Andrew Bartlett

Andrew Bartlett                                http://samba.org/~abartlet/
Authentication Developer, Samba Team           http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Red Hat Inc.                  http://redhat.com

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