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Bug 53509 - qpkg doesn't handle correctly symlinked dirs.
Summary: qpkg doesn't handle correctly symlinked dirs.
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Portage Tools Team
Depends on:
Reported: 2004-06-10 04:40 UTC by Sergey Kuleshov (RETIRED)
Modified: 2004-08-21 13:43 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

Sugested patch. (qpkg_norm.patch,877 bytes, patch)
2004-06-10 04:42 UTC, Sergey Kuleshov (RETIRED)
Details | Diff

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Description Sergey Kuleshov (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2004-06-10 04:40:54 UTC
qpkg is not able to find to which package the file belongs if it is in a symlinked directory.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. qpkg -f /usr/include/X11/Xft/Xft.h 

Actual Results:  
Empty output.

Expected Results:  
x11-base/xfree *
Comment 1 Sergey Kuleshov (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2004-06-10 04:42:19 UTC
Created attachment 33022 [details, diff]
Sugested patch.

This patch pases path trhough `readline -f` which return a real path to the
file, i.e. the one to be found in CONTENTS file.
Comment 2 Sergey Kuleshov (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2004-06-10 04:43:10 UTC
Sorry, in the last comment I meant readlink, and NOT realine :( Just a typo...
Comment 3 Marius Mauch (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2004-08-21 13:43:45 UTC
this tool is deprecated