quintesse at palacio-cristal.com
Wed Jul 26 00:07:53 CEST 2006
Axel Thimm wrote:
> On Thu, May 18, 2006 at 11:20:12PM +0200, Tako Schotanus wrote:
>> Ah yes, I forget the problem was not compiling the stuff, it was
>> installing it.
>> So I got a nice package right now, but installing it gives the following
>> error: Failed dependencies:
>> libresolv.so.2(GLIBC_PRIVATE) is needed by twinkle-0.7-tako1.i386
>> Any idea how to solve that? (Besides asking the author not to use that
>> particular function in libresolv of course ;-)
> You could ask rpm to ignore it, but who knows what havoc that could
> create. It would be better to coordinate this upstream. Maybe the
> author will be glad to have something like this spotted and will fix
> this right away.
Ok, I talked to the author and although he agrees that this should be
done properly he currently has no idea how ("it compiles doesn't it?")
and no time to look into it right now. So he suggested that if ignoring
the error was an option we should do that for now.
At the same time I noticed that a new RPM for FC had appeared on his
website so I installed it and it works fine!
I extracted the spec-file and yes, it ignores the error about the
So what do you thin Axel?
I included the spec-file that I extracted from the RPM (it's pretty simple).
PS: Twinkle's author would be happy to see his work appear in ATrpms,
but I wasn't able to reach the guy yet who built the RPM. Dunno if it is
any problem to go ahead and use his spec file?
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