[packaging] noarch package that creates arch dependant paths

Nicolas Chauvet kwizart at gmail.com
Thu May 29 12:59:54 UTC 2008


During this review:

This noarch package seems to create an empty arch dependant directory.

If %{perl_vendorlib}/* is used (as the skeleton perl spec file suggest).
Then it leads for this empty directory to be listed in the package.
(at least if the package is built on %{_lib} == lib systems.)

At this time, I haven't seen any other case where this problem appears.
But I wonder why this directory is created ?

The workaround would be to have
But this remains weird...

Nicolas (kwizart)

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