[Rpm-maint] [PATCH] configure --with-external-db should fall back to internal if not specified.

Florian Festi ffesti at redhat.com
Tue Mar 22 18:09:21 UTC 2016

Ops, that mail didn't get to the ML at first...

On 03/22/2016 11:25 AM, Mark Wielaard wrote:
> On Fri, 2016-03-18 at 17:17 +0100, Mark Wielaard wrote:
>> configure.ac implies that there is a fall back to the internal db if
>> no external one is specified or found. But that doesn't work since
>> with_external_db defaults to no when not --with[out]-external-db isn't
>> given. Fix that by defaulting to "maybe" and then first check for an
>> external db before falling back to the internal db if available.
> On irc (#rpm.org) ffesti said he liked to keep the current behavior of
> first checking for an internal db if neither --with-external-db nor
> --without-external-db was given. So the attached patch does that (move
> the fallback from yes|maybe to no|maybe).

Thanks for the added effort! Added upstream.



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