rpm installation tests / script tests

Rex Dieter rdieter at math.unl.edu
Tue Jul 10 11:26:41 UTC 2007

Alain PORTAL wrote:

> This is the same error for the 3 packages
> ERROR: Output running post uninstall script for package
> piklab-0:0.14.2-2.fc7.i386
> /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.TpqGGv: line 2: /usr/bin/gtk-update-icon-cache: No such
> file or directory
> but
> said "Note that no dependencies should be added for this."
> So, what we have to do?

Hrm, looks like an oversight in the guidelines... should probably wrap the
call in something like:
1.  if [ -x /usr/bin/gtk-update-icon-cache ]; then ...
2. redirect output (using something like >& /dev/null 
(I use the latter mostly).

-- Rex

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