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Bug 456466 - broken -L in GraphicsMagick.pc
Summary: broken -L in GraphicsMagick.pc
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: GraphicsMagick
Version: rawhide
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Rex Dieter
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-07-23 21:07 UTC by Matthew Woehlke
Modified: 2009-06-30 15:20 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-06-30 15:20:32 UTC

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Description Matthew Woehlke 2008-07-23 21:07:48 UTC
Description of problem:
pkg-config --libs-only-L requests /usr/lib, this is wrong and breaks software
using the -L from GraphicsMagick

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. pkg-config --libs-only-L GraphicsMagick
Actual results:

Expected results:
"-L/usr/lib64" or empty

Additional info:
This breaks compilation of krita on my machine, as cmake picks up -L/usr/lib
from GraphicsMagick and as a result tries to link objects (which are x86_64)
using /usr/lib. Naturally, this fails.

Comment 1 Matthew Woehlke 2008-07-23 21:23:09 UTC
As a guess, replacing the bad line with:
Libs: -L${libdir} -lGraphicsMagick -llcms -lfreetype -lXext -lSM -lICE -lX11
-lbz2 -lz -lm -lpthread
...might do the trick. At least, after making that change by hand on my machine,
I can build krita.

According to Cyrille Berger, this needs to be fixed upstream as well.

Comment 2 Michal Hlavinka 2008-09-19 07:14:59 UTC
I don't know if this is the same problem as in #456469, but for #456469:
this bug is because of static Makefile (./configure is not executed) so libdir in Makefile is set to /lib and so libdir in *.pc file is. Can be fixed in spec file by adding these three lines in %build after the make phase:

mv lib/libpci.pc lib/libpci.pc.old
sed <lib/libpci.pc.old >lib/libpci.pc "s|^libdir=.*$|libdir=%{_libdir}|"
rm lib/libpci.pc.old

Maybe this can help here too.

Comment 3 Rex Dieter 2008-11-03 20:14:18 UTC
Confirmed here on rawhide,/x86_64 GraphicsMagick.pc contains:
Libs: -L/usr/lib64 -L/usr/lib -L/usr/lib ...
which is bogus, of course.

The quick-fix to adjust to -L%{_libdir} is a good one.

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Comment 5 Rex Dieter 2009-06-30 15:20:32 UTC
I'll take care of this.

Fixed in rawhide, 1.1.15-1

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