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Bug 233796 - Freshening perl requires perl-devel
Summary: Freshening perl requires perl-devel
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 231549
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: perl
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Robin Norwood
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-03-25 01:13 UTC by Allen Kistler
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:12 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-03-26 14:35:53 UTC

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Description Allen Kistler 2007-03-25 01:13:00 UTC
Description of problem:
Freshening perl requires perl-devel

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Freshen perl (rpm -F perl*)
Actual results:
perl-devel is needed by perl-5.8.8-15.fc7.i386

Expected results:
perl should not require perl-devel to install or freshen

Additional info:

Comment 1 Robin Norwood 2007-03-26 14:35:53 UTC
Thanks for the bug report, but this is a known issue.

Right now perl 'requires' perl-devel:

# XXX - remove this once RH bug #231549 is fixed
Requires:	perl-devel

Since that bug is fixed, I'll remove the requirement for the next build of

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 231549 ***

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