On 11 May 2010 17:00, <salsa...@xs4all.nl> wrote: > On Tue, May 11, 2010 17:27, Harry Rickards wrote: >> On 11 May 2010 16:22, Harry Rickards <ha...@linux.com> wrote: >>> Hi, >>> >>> From https://buildd.debian.org/status/package.php?p=lives I can see >>> that armel, hppa and both kfreebsds built 1.3.3-1 fine, whereas on >>> alpha, hurd-i386, i386, ia64, mips, powerpc, s390 and sparc the build >>> failed. On my local machine (i386), the Ubuntu Launchpad PPA builders >>> (i386, amd64 and lpia) and I assume Alessio's machine (amd64) 1.3.3-1 >>> built fine. All of the errors seem to be with pgrep being missing. I >>> assume these can be fixed by adding pgrep as a build-dependency. >>> Gabriel, was there something new in 1.3.3 that requires pgrep? Does >>> anyone know why these errors didn't occur on the Launchpad PPA >>> builders (is pgrep maybe installed by default??). >>> >> >> I see that pgrep is provided by procps. This is a package with >> standard priority, so shouldn't it be in buildd by default? The Ubuntu >> version of procps is 1:3.2.8-1ubuntu4, compared to the higher Debian >> version of 1:3.2.8-9 so is it possible an unreported (I had a quick >> look through the bug list and couldn't find anything) bug has somehow >> got into the package between these two Debian revisions? >> >> -- >> Harry Rickards - ha...@linux.com >> Vote Lib Dem - Building a fairer Britain - http://libdems.org.uk >> > > pkill is also required at runtime (normally it would be in the same > package as pgrep). Is it a mistake to include runtime dependencies in the > config files ? (I guess I should remove these checks and add a runtime > check instead). > > The manpage for pgrep and pkill mentions procps.
AFAICT both pkill and pgrep are provided in the procps package. I thought config files should only include build-time checks, but I could be wrong. Please could someone on the list clarify? -- Harry Rickards - ha...@linux.com Vote Lib Dem - Building a fairer Britain - http://libdems.org.uk _______________________________________________ pkg-multimedia-maintainers mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org http://lists.alioth.debian.org/mailman/listinfo/pkg-multimedia-maintainers