first time building an RPM, don't understand a particular automatic dependency

Alice Wonder alicewonder at
Fri Apr 26 10:43:55 UTC 2013

On Fri, 2013-04-26 at 06:24 -0400, Chuck Crisler wrote:
> No, I don't think so. However, the %files list does contain some
> header files. I think that may be the problem. I don't think that it
> should (this isn't a devel RPM) and will investigate removing them.
> Chuck

The problem is your RPM includes a pkgconfig file that indicates it
depends on the other pkgconfig files, which are either not installed or
RPM doesn't know they are installed.

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