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Bug 227553

Summary: gnome-mime-data: change to noarch
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta>
Component: gnome-mime-dataAssignee: Ray Strode [halfline] <rstrode>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact:
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Priority: medium    
Version: rawhideCC: alexl, jrb, rstrode
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: 2.18.0-2 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-05-01 21:27:29 UTC Type: ---
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Description Flags
Specfile patch
Source patch none

Description Ville Skyttä 2007-02-06 20:10:18 UTC
The gnome-mime-data specfile contains a warning about /usr/lib/pkgconfig not
being  noarch, which is correct.  However, the package can be trivially made
noarch by removing useless entries from the pkgconfig file and installing it to

Patches to accomplish this attached, see also bug 225095 and

Comment 1 Ville Skyttä 2007-02-06 20:10:18 UTC
Created attachment 147512 [details]
Specfile patch

Comment 2 Ville Skyttä 2007-02-06 20:10:59 UTC
Created attachment 147513 [details]
Source patch

Comment 3 Ray Strode [halfline] 2007-04-02 20:13:03 UTC
seems like a reasonable enough patch, we should get it upstream first though. 
On the other hand, I don't even remember why we still ship gnome-mime-data.

Jonathan, Alex, either of you guys know?

Comment 4 Alexander Larsson 2007-04-03 09:28:24 UTC
Its still used by some backwards compat API in gnome-vfs.

Comment 5 Ray Strode [halfline] 2007-04-03 14:24:16 UTC
So, if this is only to provide input data for some deprecated interfaces then it
might be better to just leave it be so the dust doesn't spread everywhere.

Comment 6 Bastien Nocera 2007-04-03 18:03:16 UTC
Fixed in gnome-mime-data 2.18.0 at:

Comment 7 Ville Skyttä 2007-05-01 21:27:29 UTC
Also apparently in 2.18.0-2 in Rawhide, thanks.