[fedora-india] [X post] recoll review request help : using modified versions of libraries for build

Ankur Sinha sanjay.ankur at gmail.com
Sun Jul 11 16:16:02 UTC 2010


I'd like to confirm if I can approve recoll[1] which uses some build
deps that it ships in the tar itself. Namely, "unac" and "binc imap".

> > 1. I see a unac directory with a "stripped down version of unac". You need
> to
>  > package unac separately and add it as a build requires IMO. 
> Parts of unac are significantly modified for Recoll use. The comment is
> misleading, this is not just a "stripped down version of unac". I fixed the
> README (for the next version). Recoll could not use the standard package.
> You can find the new README.recoll file at the following link. I hope this
> clarifies things:  http://bitbucket.org/medoc/recoll/src/tip/unac/
> There is also a partial and modified copy of binc imap. As
> far as I know this is not packaged on Fedora and not available as a
> library, so including the code is the only way to reuse it.   

AFAIK, these need to be packaged separately and then used as BRs.
However, the modifications made for use in the package make it a little

Any help would be appreciated. 

Thank you. 

> https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=612719

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