[Mageia-dev] help packaging lilypond

Jani Välimaa jani.valimaa at gmail.com
Wed Aug 10 08:33:20 CEST 2011

2011/8/10 Thomas Spuhler <thomas at btspuhler.com>:
> Thanks for fixing the spec file and submit the package.
> I have a comment and a few questions. First the comment.
> an experienced packager telling someone like me (and others not so experienced
> packagers)  why the package build failed that built just a few month ago would
> have helped learning how to fix things. Now the package is built and I still
> don't know what the error message meant.

The build failed because now there are some checks which prevents
uploading "erroneus" packages. Check for empty %post and %preun is one
of those added checks. There's no such macro as %update_scrollkeeper
(or  %clean_scrollkeeper) so that's why your build failed. See 'rpm
--eval %update_scrollkeeper'

> why can the scrollkeepr script be removed as not required when it was required
> not so long ago and other distributions use it too. It supposed to be there if
> you have omf files, and yes lilypond-doc has such files

It was me who removed the scrollkeeper reqs as I only looked at %files
section and noticed there was no %{_datadir}/omf/ entry. The
filetriggers looks

> Can you please explain this in more details? I would appreciate it.


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