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Bug 1582901 - libxfce4util: FTBFS in Fedora 28
Summary: libxfce4util: FTBFS in Fedora 28
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: libxfce4util
Version: 28
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Mukundan Ragavan
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: F28FTBFS
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2018-05-27 18:07 UTC by Fedora Release Engineering
Modified: 2018-05-28 02:46 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2018-05-28 02:46:11 UTC
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2018-05-27 18:07 UTC, Fedora Release Engineering
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2018-05-27 18:07 UTC, Fedora Release Engineering
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Description Fedora Release Engineering 2018-05-27 18:07:03 UTC
libxfce4util failed to build from source in Fedora 28

For details on the mass rebuild see:

Please fix libxfce4util at your earliest convenience and set the bug's status to
ASSIGNED when you start fixing it. If the bug remains in NEW state for 8 weeks,
libxfce4util will be orphaned. Before branching of Fedora 29,
libxfce4util will be retired, if it still fails to build.

For more details on the FTBFS policy, please visit:

Comment 1 Fedora Release Engineering 2018-05-27 18:07:15 UTC
Created attachment 1442497 [details]

Comment 2 Fedora Release Engineering 2018-05-27 18:07:21 UTC
Created attachment 1442498 [details]

Comment 3 Fedora Release Engineering 2018-05-27 18:07:27 UTC
Created attachment 1442499 [details]

Comment 4 Mukundan Ragavan 2018-05-27 22:19:34 UTC
The easiest way to fix this would be to remove --enable-gtk-doc during building.

Kevin, should we inform upstream and remove --enable-gtk-doc for the time being?

Comment 5 Mukundan Ragavan 2018-05-27 22:21:17 UTC
By the way, this is already done in 4.13.

Comment 6 Mukundan Ragavan 2018-05-27 22:23:47 UTC
In 4.13.x, we are using gtkdoc-mkdb

"gtkdoc-mkdb --module=libxfce4util --output-format=xml --expand-content-files="" --main-sgml-file=libxfce4util-docs.sgml ${_source_dir} --sgml-mode --output-format=xml
gtkdoc-mkdb --module=libxfce4util --output-format=xml --expand-content-files="" --main-sgml-file=libxfce4util-docs.sgml ${_source_dir} --sgml-mode --output-format=xml"

Comment 7 Mukundan Ragavan 2018-05-27 22:24:50 UTC
Kevin, any objections if I remove --enable-gtk-doc?

Comment 8 Kevin Fenzi 2018-05-27 22:42:53 UTC
go ahead. I tried some calls to gtkdocize to fix this, but it needs more than that, so sure,

Comment 9 Mukundan Ragavan 2018-05-28 02:46:11 UTC
Fixed in rawhide. For F28, we can push the changes for F28 with the next update.

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