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bug #52348: [octave forge] (interval) old FSF address in bundled crlibm (rpmlint complains)

Submitted by:  Colin Macdonald <cbm>
Submitted on:  Mon 06 Nov 2017 05:36:11 AM UTC  
Category:  Octave Forge Package Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Other
Status:  Fixed Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Open/Closed:  Closed
Release:  dev Operating System:  GNU/Linux

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Fri 08 Dec 2017 11:14:09 PM UTC, comment #2:

I have fixed any outdated occurrences of the FSF address in changesets e5f864d5f7a4, 99c3844f6170, and 0e033ca4ec01.

This bug may be closed.

Oliver Heimlich <oheim>
Sun 12 Nov 2017 12:29:22 PM UTC, comment #1:

The crlibm is no longer maintained upstream. Its website has been closed and the repository has been integrated into the metalibm project https://gforge.inria.fr/projects/metalibm/ – though they don't seem to update it anymore.

This is one of the reasons why the library is bundled in the Octave package. I have already made some smaller fixes to keep it up-to-date without notifying anybody.

Can you prepare a patch to fix the address in the octave-forge repository?

Oliver Heimlich <oheim>
Mon 06 Nov 2017 05:36:11 AM UTC, original submission:

While packaging Interval for Fedora, I got this error from a package linter. Not sure why its an error rather than a warning but anyway:


Note crlibm is a bundled library. A fix should probably be pushed to the upstream crlibm. But their website is currently unavailable.

Colin Macdonald <cbm>


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2018-07-02 jwe Summary[octave-forge] (interval) old FSF address in bundled crlibm (rpmlint complains) => [octave forge] (interval) old FSF address in bundled crlibm (rpmlint complains)
    2017-12-09 i7tiol StatusNone => Fixed
        Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2017-11-06 cbm Carbon-Copy- => Added oheim

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