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Bug 676263 - Package Review: perl-NetAddr-IP - Manages IPv4 and IPv6 addresses and subnets
Summary: Package Review: perl-NetAddr-IP - Manages IPv4 and IPv6 addresses and subnets
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: Package Review
Version: 5.7
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: rc
: ---
Assignee: Petr Šabata
QA Contact:
Depends On: perl-NetAddr-IP
Blocks: 524225
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-02-09 09:22 UTC by Marcela Mašláňová
Modified: 2011-03-09 16:27 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2011-03-09 16:27:46 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

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Comment 1 Petr Pisar 2011-02-09 09:35:43 UTC
There is a typo in description:

NetAdder::IP will will work

Comment 2 Petr Šabata 2011-03-08 13:37:33 UTC
- rpmlint output
    perl-NetAddr-IP.x86_64: W: private-shared-object-provides /usr/lib64/perl5/auto/NetAddr/IP/)(64bit)
+ package name satisfies the packaging naming guidelines
+ specfile name matches the package base name
+ package should satisfy packaging guidelines
+ license meets guidelines and is acceptable to Fedora
+ license matches the actual package license
    Artistic 2.0, notes included
+ %doc includes license file
- spec file written in American English
    19:s/NetAdder::IP will will/NetAddr::IP will/
+ spec file is legible
- upstream sources match sources in the srpm
    Cannot be checked since upstream no longer provides the packaged version
+ package successfully builds on at least one architecture
    (checked on x86-64)
n/a ExcludeArch bugs filed
+ BuildRequires list all build dependencies
n/a %find_lang instead of %{_datadir}/locale/*
n/a binary RPM with shared library files must call ldconfig in %post and %postun
+ does not use Prefix: /usr
+ package owns all directories it creates
+ no duplicate files in %files
+ %defattr line
+ %clean contains rm -rf $RPM_BUILD_ROOT
    %{buildroot} used
+ consistent use of macros
+ package must contain code or permissible content
n/a large documentation files should go in -doc subpackage
+ files marked %doc should not affect package
n/a header files should be in -devel
n/a static libraries should be in -static
n/a packages containing pkgconfig (.pc) files need 'Requires: pkgconfig'
n/a must go in -devel
n/a -devel must require the fully versioned base
n/a packages should not contain libtool .la files
n/a packages containing GUI apps must include %{name}.desktop file
n/a packages must not own files or directories owned by other packages
+ %install must start with rm -rf %{buildroot} etc.
+ filenames must be valid UTF-8


+ if there is no license file, packager should query upstream
n/a translations of description and summary for non-English languages, if available
+ reviewer should build the package in mock
+ the package should build into binary RPMs on all supported architectures
+ review should test the package functions as described
    All tests pass
n/a scriptlets should be sane
n/a pkgconfig files should go in -devel
+ shouldn't have file dependencies outside /etc /bin /sbin /usr/bin or /usr/sbin


perl(NetAddr::IP::Lite) >= 1.13
perl(NetAddr::IP::Util) >= 1.30
rpmlib(CompressedFileNames) <= 3.0.4-1
rpmlib(PayloadFilesHavePrefix) <= 4.0-1
rpmlib(VersionedDependencies) <= 3.0.3-1

perl(NetAddr::IP) = 4.27
perl(NetAddr::IP::Lite) = 1.13
perl(NetAddr::IP::Util) = 1.31
perl(NetAddr::IP::UtilPP) = 1.7
perl(NetAddr::IP::Util_IS) = 1.00
perl-NetAddr-IP = 4.027-3.el5


- The typos in description should be corrected
- The package shouldn't require NetAddr::IP::Util (unversioned)
- The package shouldn't provide
- Note: Upstream no longer provides sources for this version

Comment 3 Marcela Mašláňová 2011-03-09 16:15:25 UTC
(In reply to comment #2)
> Summary:
> - The typos in description should be corrected
> - The package shouldn't require NetAddr::IP::Util (unversioned)
> - The package shouldn't provide
Only warning, our old filter is not able remove this provide.
> - Note: Upstream no longer provides sources for this version
But we have this version in RHEL-6 and we shouldn't have newer in RHEL-5. Even if update between RHEL is not supported, we shouldn't have newer releases in older RHELs.


Comment 4 Petr Šabata 2011-03-09 16:23:03 UTC
Looks and builds okay now, approving.

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