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Bug 5472

Summary: Errors in spec file for t1lib 0.9.1-2
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Powertools Reporter: andrewem
Component: t1lib-0.7.1Assignee: Tim Powers <timp>
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Description andrewem 1999-10-01 22:22:24 UTC
1) The spec file has "./configure
--prefix=$RPM_BUILD_ROOT/usr".  This causes the wrong
configuration directory path to be built into the library.

Using %configure alone and specifying in the %install
section "make prefix=$RPM_BUILD_ROOT/usr install" solves the

2) The spec file should use a version macro, as the version
is explicity used in several places.  Including a README
file which is not found because of the wrong version listed.

3) Symbolic links for libraries should not be made in a spec
file.  This is the job of ldconfig.

These are common mistakes that all spec files should be
checked for.

Comment 1 Tim Powers 1999-10-25 14:40:59 UTC
Thanks. Didn't catch that one for some reason (why, I have no idea).

Thanks for the heads up!