[Mageia-sysadm] [Mageia-dev] Wrong detection on rpmlint's unexpanded-macro

John Balcaen mikala at mageia.org
Sat Jul 9 18:20:16 CEST 2011

2011/7/9 Ahmad Samir <ahmadsamir3891 at gmail.com>:
> On 9 July 2011 05:55, Funda Wang <fundawang at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hello,
>> When submitting kdenetwork4, it was rejected because of unexpanded-macro:
>> - unexpanded-macro
>> /usr/share/apps/kppp/Provider/Netherlands/HetNet%032Frequent%032Surfen
>> %032Frequent
>> But I think unexpanded macro should be checked only in rpm's header
>> (such as name, req, prov, obsoletes), not on the content of the
>> package. Is it wanted?
> That looks like an unintended side-effect; it barfed on '%exclude
> %_kde_appsdir/kppp/Provider'; it shouldn't, IIUC.
Hum probably not, for kdenetwork4 4.6.5 i remove the %exclude from
kppp & it's still failing cf



P.S: i put sysadmin in cc

Balcaen John
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