pmacct package proposal

Manuel Wolfshant wolfy at
Tue Aug 2 17:52:25 UTC 2011

On 08/02/2011 05:54 PM, Chris Wilson wrote:
> Hi Kevin,
> On Thu, 28 Jul 2011, Kevin Fenzi wrote:
>>>> My new package builds, but cannot be installed due to a dependency
>>>> problem. The original package depends on mysql-shared, but I think
>>>> this is called just "mysql" in redhat-ish distros. I tried the
>>>> following macro:
>>>> %if 0%{?fedora} || 0%{?rhel_version} || 0%{?centos_version}
>>>> Requires: mysql postgresql-libs
>>>> %else
>>>> Requires: mysql-shared postgresql-libs
>>>> %endif
>>>> but it doesn't appear to work. Can anyone advise me?
>> How are you building it? local rpmbuild? mock?
> Local rpmbuild.
did you define and pass to rpmbuild one of the variables which triggers 
the first branch of the test  ? By default these variables are not 
defined and therefore the whole branch is skipped.
in koji the needed variables are defined by the build environment but 
for local builds you must define them yourself, as appropriate for your 
use case.

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