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Bug 227017 - xscreensaver-gl-extras should require xscreensaver-base
Summary: xscreensaver-gl-extras should require xscreensaver-base
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xscreensaver
Version: 6
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Mamoru TASAKA
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-02-02 16:48 UTC by Nicola Soranzo
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: 5.01-6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-02-03 05:24:51 UTC

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Description Nicola Soranzo 2007-02-02 16:48:02 UTC
Description of problem:
The StarWars screensaver included in the xscreensaver-gl-extras package needs
/usr/bin/xscreensaver-text to work correctly. This file is included in the
xscreensaver-base package, which presently is not a dependency for

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install xscreensaver-gl-extras but not xscreensaver-base.
2. Select StarWars as preferred screensaver.
3. Start the screensaver
Actual results:
"sh: xscreensaver-text: command not found" is displayed on the screen.

Expected results:

Additional info:

Comment 1 Mamoru TASAKA 2007-02-02 16:52:43 UTC
Well, I surely know this and perhaps jwz (upstream) knows
I will mail to jwz to discuss this issue, plus some

By the way why does this bug have fedora-review flag?

Comment 2 Mamoru TASAKA 2007-02-03 05:24:51 UTC
Okay, jwz and me agreed.
Requires is added, plus metapackage xscreensaver is created
for convenience.

Should be fixed in 5.01-6.fc[76]. Thank you for your report.

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