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Bug 458698 - Review Request: libgdbus - D-Bus helper library
Summary: Review Request: libgdbus - D-Bus helper library
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: Package Review
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Parag AN(पराग)
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-08-11 17:11 UTC by Marcel Holtmann
Modified: 2008-10-16 05:49 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2008-10-16 05:49:55 UTC

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Description Marcel Holtmann 2008-08-11 17:11:50 UTC
Spec URL:
Description: libgdbus is a helper library for D-Bus integration with GLib

Comment 1 Parag AN(पराग) 2008-08-12 05:32:22 UTC
1) remove following from %files

2) Your build section should look like this
%configure --disable-static
make %{?_smp_mflags}

3) Add "Requires: pkgconfig" to devel package
From Review Guidelines you can see
- MUST: Packages containing pkgconfig(.pc) files must 'Requires: pkgconfig' (for directory ownership and usability).

4) rpmlint complain that 
libgdbus.i386: E: zero-length /usr/share/doc/libgdbus-0.1/NEWS
==> Remove NEWS from %docs

5) you should drop following line from SPEC
/sbin/ldconfig -n $RPM_BUILD_ROOT/%{_libdir}

Comment 2 Marcel Holtmann 2008-08-12 06:06:26 UTC
Thanks for the review.

Spec URL:
Description: libgdbus is a helper library for D-Bus integration with GLib

Comment 3 Dan Horák 2008-08-12 06:27:37 UTC
Reassigning back to Parag, the "Review request" bug should be assigned to reviewer during its whole life.

And one note - you should remove the explicit "Requires: glib2 dbus" as such dependencies are created automagically during the build process.

Comment 4 Parag AN(पराग) 2008-08-12 06:30:44 UTC
aah. All I can see about you is that this is your first package submission to
Fedora. If not then tell me which packages you are/was maintaining. 
You should look first

You actually removed me from official review process. Have you done enough
package reviews before? I see that you are already member of packager group.

Thanks danny for your comment.

Comment 5 Marcel Holtmann 2008-08-12 07:11:02 UTC
Fixed the Requires mistake.

Spec URL:
Description: libgdbus is a helper library for D-Bus integration with GLib

Comment 6 Parag AN(पराग) 2008-08-13 09:48:02 UTC
1) I think you should also keep timestamps using following command
    make install DESTDIR=$RPM_BUILD_ROOT INSTALL="install -p"

2) I see there is no documentation/APIs for this library but there are some example files in test directory. you should also add them to %doc of -devel package. Don't include irrelevant files from test/* to %doc

3) Drop INSTALL from %doc as its really of no use.

BTW, Is this your first package submission?

Comment 7 Parag AN(पराग) 2008-10-06 05:15:01 UTC
any updates here?

Comment 8 Parag AN(पराग) 2008-10-12 03:10:11 UTC
Will Close this as NOTABUG by this Thursday if updates are not submitted.

Comment 9 Parag AN(पराग) 2008-10-16 05:46:06 UTC
marking as DEADREVIEW as no updates from submitter.

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