rpaths strike again, please add checker to koji/mock

Adam Williamson awilliam at redhat.com
Sat Jun 25 21:43:50 UTC 2011

On Sat, 2011-06-25 at 22:06 +0200, Julian Sikorski wrote:
> W dniu 25.06.2011 18:58, Adam Williamson pisze:
> > On Sat, 2011-06-25 at 13:56 +0200, Julian Sikorski wrote:
> >> Hi,
> >>
> >> currently the existence of RPATHS is only checked when one does a local
> >> rpm build. mock and koji still let it slide. As a result we have these bugs:
> >> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=703636
> >> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=716572
> >> I provided a patch for the first one and even applied for package commit
> >> access to apply the fix, yet the maintainers choose to ignore me.
> > 
> > Well, it's fairer to assume the maintainer is simply busy and hasn't got
> > to the bug yet than to assume they're ignoring you.
> > 
> > Note that your patch isn't the best fix; it would be better to use the
> > --disable-rpath configure parameter. I meant to push a build this week
> > which would fix this but didn't get around to it yet...
> My patch is not the best fix, true. The problem is that --disable-rpath
> does not work as advertised and using the sed command from the Fedora
> wiki prevents cheese from building at all. It is all written down in the
> bug.

Last I read, --disable-rpath worked if you did an autoreconf too? That
would still be the most preferable option, I believe...
Adam Williamson
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