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Bug 226197 - Merge Review: nfs-utils-lib
Summary: Merge Review: nfs-utils-lib
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: Package Review
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Steve Dickson
QA Contact: Fedora Package Reviews List
Depends On: 483464
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-01-31 20:16 UTC by Nobody's working on this, feel free to take it
Modified: 2013-06-15 04:41 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2013-06-15 04:41:50 UTC

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Description Nobody's working on this, feel free to take it 2007-01-31 20:16:27 UTC
Fedora Merge Review: nfs-utils-lib
Initial Owner:

Comment 1 Michael Schwendt 2009-04-01 08:33:46 UTC
* License:

libnfsidmap is "BSD".

librpcseggss is "BSD" and "Sun RPC", which is a "bad license" according to the Fedora Licensing Guidelines:

* Static libraries must be moved into a -static subpackage
according to the guidelines:

> Requires(postun): /sbin/ldconfig
> Requires(pre): /sbin/ldconfig

These are automatically added by rpmbuild, because -p /sbin/ldconfig is specified for the scriptlets.

> Requires: libgssglue, openldap

These ought to be removed in favour of the automatically added SONAME dependencies.

Comment 2 Tom "spot" Callaway 2009-05-20 17:43:21 UTC
The SunRPC licensing is now replaced entirely by the BSD license, with explicit permission from Sun.

Comment 3 Tom "spot" Callaway 2009-06-10 13:36:17 UTC
Reopening. No one did a review here!

Comment 4 Steve Dickson 2009-06-10 13:46:18 UTC
oops... sorry about that... I though this was about the licensing problems...

Comment 5 Michael Schwendt 2009-06-10 14:03:57 UTC
Well, there are some good review findings in the bottom half of comment 1. To add to that, the "Requires(pre): /sbin/ldconfig" is completely superfluous because the packages doesn't contain a pre scriptlet at all.

Comment 6 Jason Tibbitts 2013-06-15 04:41:50 UTC
This package has been dead for some time now, replaced by libnfsidmap, but it was never blocked or marked as a dead package.  In any case, there's no point in having this ticket open.

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