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Bug 355817 - sci-libs/gdal: fails to build with libpng 1.5
Summary: sci-libs/gdal: fails to build with libpng 1.5
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Steve Arnold
Depends on:
Blocks: libpng-1.5
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Reported: 2011-02-21 09:16 UTC by Hanno Böck
Modified: 2011-03-03 09:35 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

gdal-1.8.0-r1 ebuild (gdal-1.8.0-r1.ebuild,6.23 KB, text/plain)
2011-03-01 13:24 UTC, Jean-Claude Repetto
Patch to add libpng-1.5 support in GDAL-1.8.0 (gdal-png-1.5.patch,1.39 KB, patch)
2011-03-01 13:27 UTC, Jean-Claude Repetto
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Description Hanno Böck gentoo-dev 2011-02-21 09:16:45 UTC
Upstream bug has patches linked:

Should also be fixed with upcoming 1.8.1 version.
Comment 1 Jean-Claude Repetto 2011-03-01 13:24:32 UTC
Created attachment 264259 [details]
gdal-1.8.0-r1 ebuild

This new ebuild patches GDAL-1.8.0 to support libpng 1.5.
It also add supports for the GeoPDF format, which is triggered by the "poppler" USE flag (see ).
Comment 2 Jean-Claude Repetto 2011-03-01 13:27:14 UTC
Created attachment 264261 [details, diff]
Patch to add libpng-1.5 support in GDAL-1.8.0

Provenance : upstream patch (
Comment 3 Steve Arnold archtester gentoo-dev 2011-03-03 09:35:45 UTC
Updated, test away...