[Rpm-maint] [Suse patch] Make debugedit build without dwarf.h

Peter Bowen pzb at novell.com
Wed May 23 12:36:50 UTC 2007

On Wed, 2007-05-23 at 14:59 +0300, Panu Matilainen wrote:
> As for the dwarf.h part, I'm a bit curious. On RHEL/Fedora the dwarf.h 
> header comes from elfutils(-devel) but that's not present in the 
> elfutils-0.97 version bundled inside Suse rpm as if it was removed from 
> the tarball deliberately. Somebody care to comment what's the deal here?
> I seem to have a vague recollection of some licensing issue wrt elfutils, 
> and indeed 0.97.1 says "0.97 code re-released under GPLv2", is this 
> perhaps somehow related?

Possibly.  It is probably more related to the fact that we didn't ship
elfutils at all on SLES/SLED10.


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