Postings by Antonio Trande

Call for libtimidity owners


Please, take a look to

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HDF4 update to the release 4.2.14

Hi all.

I'm going to update HDF to the release 4.2.14 on f29+.
If your need to test it before, this is the scratch build just done on
fc30: <a href="" title=""></a>

IBM buying RedHat

"IBM to acquire Red Hat in deal valued at $34 billion"

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RHBZ#1639646 [OpenMPI issue]

Hello everyone.

In reference to the bug
<a href="" title=""></a>, is anyone else ran
into this problem with OpenMPI recently?

Orphaning procedure for mozilla-requestpolicy rpm

Hi all.

I'm orphaning 'mozilla-requestpolicy' package.
Feel free to adopt it.

Best regards.

python2-future on fedora 30+

Hi all.

Are we ready for excluding python2-future on fedora 30+ ?

$ dnf repoquery --release rawhide --enablerepo=*-source
--disablerepo=rpmfusion* --whatrequires python2-future

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Retiring procedure for nini and smuxi packages

Hi all.

I'm going to retire the packages 'nini' and 'smuxi' on rawhide within
24h since now. Both upstream project look like over.

Scons python2 on fedora 30+


Regarding Python2 package removal, 'python2-SCons' needs special
attention, i guess.
It's required for building by many packages on current 'rawhide':

$ dnf repoquery --release rawhide --enablerepo=*-source
--disablerepo=rpmfusion* --whatrequires scons


Dropping python2 Biopython on fedora 30+

Hello everyone.

Python2 Biopython is required by 'python-MDAnalysis' on fedora 30+
(other than 'openms', already modified).

Ask to the maintainer of 'python-MDAnalysis' (Dominik Mierzejewski -
rathann) if we are ready for switching to Python3 definitively.

Best regards.

Orphaning procedure for python-assimulo

Hello everyone.

I'm leaving the maintenance of 'python-assimulo' package; if someone
wishes take care of it, please reply here.


Orphaning procedure for python-ivi -vxi11 -usbtmc -testify

Hello everyone.

I'm orphaning following Python packages on Fedora (and EPEL):


I will retire them within 3 weeks if none is interested to maintain any
or all of them.


libsbw soname bump

Hi all.

'libsbw' soname will change from 2.11 to 2.12
Just 'COPASI' will need a rebuild, probably.


Python 3.6.5 still used on rawhide

Hi all.

I'm confused...

Why recent python-biopython rebuild is still using Python 3.6.5 on rawhide?

SuperLU update

Hello everyone.

SuperLU update to 5.2.1 release is expected within next days (7 at
least) on rawhide; dependent packages shouldn't have problems when
rebuilt against SuperLU-5.2.1.

Please, test your own software before and point out potential issue.

Rebuilds tested on Copr:
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SSE2 support on PPC/s390/ARM

Hello everyone.

'blake2' code inside 'Openclonk-8.1' source code requires SSE2 support
that seems unavailable on PPC/s390/ARM architectures [1]:

[ 0%] Building C object thirdparty/blake2/CMakeFiles/blake2.dir/blake2b.c.o
cd /builddir/build/BUILD/openclonk-8.1/build/thirdparty/blake2 &&

Orphaning procedure for rubygem-review

Hi all.

This mail is part of the "orphaning" procedure for 'rubygem-review'
package [1].
Feel free to adopt it if interested.

[1] <a href="" title=""></a>

xboxdrv package left

Hi all.

'xboxdrv' is now an "orphaned" package.
Feel free to adopt it if needed.

Orphaning procedure for mMass

Hello everyone.

This is part of the "orphaning" procedure of mMass according to
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mMass development has been officially ended. There will be no further
updates, bug fixes or support from upstream, so its rpms will not longer

Python2 and Python3 SCons

Hi all.

It seems that we need separated Python2 and Python3 SCons scripts,
that's, Scons built with Python2 does not work with Python3 code and

For that reason, i have rebuilt Scons in two different packages with
Python2 and Python3 in Fedora; with Python2 only on Epel7.
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'python2-scons' (also distributes as 'scons') makes obsolete older
packaging releases of 'scons'.
'python3-scons' (or 'scons-python3') for compiling Python3 code.

Any comment or disapproval before to make these changes effective on

How to manage a fork

Hi all.

I have created a fork on <a href="" title=""></a> but i don't know
how to manage it.
Can i use 'fedpkg'?

'texlive-pdftex-bin' broken dependencies

Hi all.

This broken dependency is on rawhide since three days at least:

Root log:
<a href=";volume=DEFAULT&amp;name=root.log" title=";volume=DEFAULT&amp;name=root.log">;volume=DEFAU...</a>

'configure' error on x86_64/ppc64 only

Hi all.

'configure' command of 'mld2p4' package is failing on Rawhide
x86_64/ppc64 only with:

It happens on koji, not with 'rpmbuild' and 'mock'.

Can anyone get 'config.log' from build
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'Unknown DWARF' messages (bz#1506949)

Hi all.

I don't know how to manage this kind of message:

dwz: ./usr/lib64/ Unknown DWARF DW_OP_253
dwz: ./usr/lib64/openmpi/lib/ Unknown DWARF
dwz: ./usr/lib64/openmpi/lib/ Unknown DWARF
dwz: ./usr/lib64/openmpi/lib/ Unknown DWARF
dwz: ./usr/lib64/openmpi/lib/ Unknown DWARF
dwz: ./usr/lib64/ Unknown DWARF DW_OP_253
dwz: ./usr/lib64/mpich/lib/ Unknown DWARF

Reviews swap

Hi all.

I have two packages ready for review:
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I can review other packages in return.

Update to MUMPS-5.1.2

Hi all.

I'm going to update MUMPS to the latest release 5.1.2 on rawhide this

HDF5 upgrade?

Hi all.

As co-maintainer of 'hdf5', i worked since some days on upgrade of this
package. It's currently on stable repositories with the release 1.8.12,
new release will be the 1.10.1
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Any objection about?

Changes in hdf5-1.10.1:

1. Compilation process now is entrusted to CMake
2. Fortran libraries split off in their own sub-packages
3. 'szip' support enabled
4. Tests enabled but unfortunately some of them look can't be correctly
started or finished on 'koji' (they are passed with Mock).

Orphaning procedure for libpwiz

Hi all.

I'm going to abandon 'libpwiz' package on f27.
Feel free to claim ownership if you need it.


Skip tests with CTest

Hi all.

How i can skip multiple tests with CTest?

For example, i can skip tests matching regular expression with '-E'
option but if regular expression is more than one?

'ctest -V -E Python' <--- works
'ctest -V -E Python Star' <--- does not work
'ctest -V -E Python -E Star' <--- does not work


fedora-review fails checks

Hi all.

Has anyone ever obtained in a 'fedora-review' error like that reported
in bz ticket #1467048?
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07-02 11:20 root DEBUG Build command: "mock" "-r"
"fedora-rawhide-x86_64-rpmfusion_free" "--no-cleanup-after" "--no-clean"
"--resultdir=/home/sagitter/zoneminder/results" --rebuild
/home/sagitter/zoneminder-1.30.4-2.fc25.src.rpm 2>&1 | tee build.log |
egrep "Results and/or logs|ERROR"
07-02 11:26 root DEBUG _topdir: /builddir/build
07-02 11:26 root DEBUG Exception down the road...
Traceback (most recent call

Directory permissions for games

Hi all.

Crawl is not correctly working because of lack of directory permissions.
How can i correctly/safely set that permissions for saving data files of

Bugzilla ticket: <a href="" title=""></a>
Affected package: <a href="" title=""></a>