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Bug 704820 - grub2 1.99-0.1 not built with $RPM_OPT_FLAGS, %changelog entry missing,
Summary: grub2 1.99-0.1 not built with $RPM_OPT_FLAGS, %changelog entry missing,
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: grub2
Version: rawhide
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Peter Jones
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: DebugInfo
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-05-15 10:03 UTC by Ville Skyttä
Modified: 2011-12-30 22:55 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Fixed In Version: grub2-1.99-13.fc16
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2011-12-30 22:55:50 UTC
Type: ---

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Build with $RPM_OPT_FLAGS (deleted)
2011-05-15 10:03 UTC, Ville Skyttä
no flags Details | Diff

Description Ville Skyttä 2011-05-15 10:03:59 UTC
Created attachment 498987 [details]
Build with $RPM_OPT_FLAGS

grub2 1.99-0.1 is not built with $RPM_OPT_FLAGS due to a sed error,

++ sed -e s/-fstack-protector//g -e s/--param=ssp-buffer-size=4//g -e s/-mregparm=3/-mregparm=4//g -e s/-fasynchronous-unwind-tables//g
sed: -e expression #3, char 27: unknown option to `s'

There's one slash too many in "s/-mregparm=3/-mregparm=4//g".  Fix attached, and CFLAGS setting moved to before %configure so any errors in it will break the build instead of failing semi-silently.  However applying this patch will cause the build to fail at least for some reasons (maybe there's still something in optflags that needs to be filtered out).  1.98-3 did not have this problem, and it was built with full $RPM_OPT_FLAGS.

Two other unrelated issues that should be fixed:

%changelog entries are missing for > 1.98-4.

The release tag is not compliant to packaging guidelines, it should be
0.X.rc1%{?dist} instead of just 0.x%{?dist}.

Comment 1 Elad Alfassa 2011-09-01 16:44:58 UTC
Fixed in rawhide, grub2-1.99-1.fc17

F16 build coming soon.

Fedora Bugzappers volunteer triage team

Comment 2 Ville Skyttä 2011-09-03 07:39:40 UTC
(In reply to comment #1)
> Fixed in rawhide, grub2-1.99-1.fc17

It is not fixed, the sed error is still there (also in 1.99-4.16) and $RPM_OPT_FLAGS are not being used:

++ sed -e s/-fstack-protector//g -e s/--param=ssp-buffer-size=4//g -e s/-mregparm=3/-mregparm=4//g -e s/-fexceptions//g -e s/-fasynchronous-unwind-tables//g
sed: -e expression #3, char 27: unknown option to `s'

Comment 3 Mads Kiilerich 2011-09-06 19:04:46 UTC
*** Bug 731111 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 4 Fedora Admin XMLRPC Client 2011-09-16 19:08:04 UTC
This package has changed ownership in the Fedora Package Database.  Reassigning to the new owner of this component.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2011-12-10 06:09:08 UTC
grub2-1.99-13.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2011-12-11 21:53:38 UTC
Package grub2-1.99-13.fc16:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 16 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing grub2-1.99-13.fc16'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2011-12-30 22:55:50 UTC
grub2-1.99-13.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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