A dependency for a noarch package has been removed on an archictecture. How to silent broken dependency mails?
ppisar at redhat.com
Wed Sep 4 12:44:51 UTC 2013
I've just got a broken-dependency e-mail:
perl-Alien-ROOT has broken dependencies in the F-20 tree:
perl-Alien-ROOT-188.8.131.52-3.fc20.noarch requires root-core
Indeed root/root-core has been excluded from ARM with commit e2dd5b2818.
The problem is perl-Alien-ROOT is noarch package.
Is there a way how to tell koji, that noarch perl-Alien-ROOT should not
be available on ARM? Adding ExcludeArch into the noarch package does not
make much sense.
I could change perl-Alien-ROOT from noarch to architecture specific, but
that's cheating and more seriously it just shifts the problem in the
reverese dependency hierarchy to next level (i.e. I would get broken
dependency for packages requiring perl-Alien-ROOT).
How does Fedora infrastracture deal with this issue?
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