Orphaned Packages in rawhide (2015-07-07)
Richard W.M. Jones
rjones at redhat.com
Tue Jul 7 16:12:10 UTC 2015
On Tue, Jul 07, 2015 at 04:53:42PM +0100, Peter Robinson wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 7, 2015 at 4:45 PM, Richard W.M. Jones <rjones at redhat.com> wrote:
> > On Tue, Jul 07, 2015 at 04:38:52PM +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> >> There's no deliberate dependency. Maybe ocaml-lablgtk has a binding
> >> for it, but we'd just drop that if the library is obsolete.
> > Apparently the dependency chain is:
> > ocaml-lablgtk -> gtksourceview -> libgnomeprint
> > (Note that's gtksourceview, not gtksourceview2)
> > I have tried dropping the dependency on gtksourceview to see if that
> > makes a difference. Here is a scratch build:
> > http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/taskinfo?taskID=10312096
> > I've no idea if anyone cares about gtksourceview, but maybe a better
> > plan is to drop the gtksourceview -> libgnomeprint dep instead?
> There's gtksourceview2 and gtksourceview3, the original gtksourceview
> I believe is long dead too so maybe ocaml can move to one of the newer
These are just OCaml bindings, so it depends on whether there are
applications using them -- the answer is no for gtksourceview
$ repoquery --whatrequires 'ocaml(GtkSourceViewProps)'
and yes for gtksourceview2 according to:
$ repoquery --whatrequires 'ocaml(GtkSourceView2Props)'
Anyway, I have now dropped gtksourceview (but there are still
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