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Bug 925739 - libgeotiff: Does not support aarch64 in f19 and rawhide
Summary: libgeotiff: Does not support aarch64 in f19 and rawhide
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: libgeotiff
Version: rawhide
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Volker Fröhlich
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: ARM64, F-ExcludeArch-aarch64
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2013-03-23 00:58 UTC by Dennis Gilmore
Modified: 2014-05-06 03:37 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

Fixed In Version: libgeotiff-1.2.5-14.fc19
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2014-05-06 03:34:06 UTC
Type: ---

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Description Dennis Gilmore 2013-03-23 00:58:03 UTC
Support for the ARM 64 bit CPU architecture (aarch64) was introduced in 
autoconf 2.69.  libgeotiff appears to use an earlier version of 
autoconf, preventing its being built.  This can be fixed in of three ways (In order of preference):

1. Work with upstream to migrate the package to autoconf 2.69.

2. Rerun autoconf or autoreconf in %prep or %build prior to running 

3. Apply the patch at
which updates config.guess and config.sub to recognize aarch64.

Comment 1 markusN 2013-10-06 18:05:54 UTC

It may be good to update libgeotiff in Fedora, currently the version 1.2.5
is packaged which is some years old while
is at 1.4.0.

Concerning the bug report:
The two files in question can also be obtained like this:
(we use them in the GRASS GIS package)

Comment 2 Volker Fröhlich 2014-04-27 13:53:37 UTC
Applied the patch in F19 through Rawhide, due to the still pending legal situation with libgeotiff: #621416

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2014-04-27 14:16:53 UTC
libgeotiff-1.2.5-14.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2014-04-27 14:17:01 UTC
libgeotiff-1.2.5-14.fc19 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 19.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2014-04-28 04:53:25 UTC
Package libgeotiff-1.2.5-14.fc19:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 19 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing libgeotiff-1.2.5-14.fc19'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2014-05-06 03:34:06 UTC
libgeotiff-1.2.5-14.fc20 has been pushed to the Fedora 20 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2014-05-06 03:37:18 UTC
libgeotiff-1.2.5-14.fc19 has been pushed to the Fedora 19 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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