BuildRequires: pythonN-devel unnecessary
Jason L Tibbitts III
tibbs at math.uh.edu
Wed Oct 28 19:21:32 UTC 2015
Luckily I saw this. The best way to make sure the packaging committee
sees this kind of thing is to open a ticket at
However, I don't believe your assertion to be true. python*-devel is
the package with the dependency on the RPM macros; if you depend only on
python then, well, the things in that guideline won't actually work.
I would like to change this with the rest of the macro work we're doing
by moving the macros into redhat-rpm-config but for now I don't believe
we can drop the -devel dependencies.
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