#7956 Some packages seem to be stuck at old versions in rpm-specs-latest.tar.xz
Closed: Fixed 3 months ago by kevin. Opened 4 months ago by scfc.

I noticed that https://src.fedoraproject.org/repo/rpm-specs-latest.tar.xz contains some spec files that do not correspond to their package's master branch, for example kde-settings.

There are a number of spec files from last year and older:

[tim@passepartout ~]$ curl -s https://src.fedoraproject.org/repo/rpm-specs-latest.tar.xz | /usr/bin/tar Jtv | fgrep -v 2019
-rw-r--r-- root/root      3873 2018-07-13 02:03 rpm-specs/conakry-fonts.spec
-rw-r--r-- root/root     10924 2017-11-10 02:41 rpm-specs/kde-print-manager.spec
-rw-r--r-- root/root     55265 2017-11-09 02:42 rpm-specs/kde-runtime.spec
-rw-r--r-- root/root      6677 2017-11-09 02:42 rpm-specs/kdesdk-kioslaves.spec
-rw-r--r-- root/root      6919 2017-11-09 02:42 rpm-specs/kdesdk-thumbnailers.spec
-rw-r--r-- root/root     27527 2017-10-26 02:36 rpm-specs/kde-settings.spec
-rw-r--r-- root/root      3909 2017-07-27 02:54 rpm-specs/kdesrc-build.spec
-rw-r--r-- root/root      1864 2017-10-01 03:53 rpm-specs/python-django-picklefield.spec
-rw-r--r-- root/root      1031 2016-03-23 02:14 rpm-specs/erlang-p1_xmlrpc.spec
-rw-r--r-- root/root      3680 2018-01-02 20:19 rpm-specs/bcg729.spec
-rw-r--r-- root/root      9006 2018-10-03 02:41 rpm-specs/shim.spec
-rw-r--r-- root/root      3439 2018-07-15 02:44 rpm-specs/truecommons-parent.spec
-rw-r--r-- root/root      6732 2018-07-15 02:45 rpm-specs/uimaj.spec
-rw-r--r-- root/root      3010 2017-02-11 02:35 rpm-specs/nodejs-jshint.spec
-rw-r--r-- root/root      3903 2017-02-12 03:44 rpm-specs/python3-zope-interface.spec
[tim@passepartout ~]$

As the mass rebuild should update (almost) each spec file every six months, perhaps a check could be added that tests whether there are any spec files (apart from shim.spec?) older than nine (?) months.


Well, we should just figure out why it's not got the newest ones and fix that. :)

Metadata Update from @kevin:
- Issue priority set to: Waiting on Assignee (was: Needs Review)

4 months ago

ok. I fixed the ked ones... they had 0 length git configs in the checkout seed, so it wasn't updating them. I think this might have been caused by some out of disk condition or something.

conakry-fonts - looks like it just didn't get rebuilt. I am not sure why, perhaps mass rebuild script missed it.

python-django-picklefield - not properly retired. Needs to be unmarked in pdc so we can push to it and dead.packaged.

erlang-p1_xmlrpc - another improperly retired one.

bcg729 - fixed.

shim - a package that doesn't rebuild much

truecommons-parent - alive, no idea why it didn't get picked up in last mass rebuild.

uimaj - ditto

nodejs-jshint - wasn't retired properly, done now.

python3-zope-interface - improperly retired. fixed.

@mohanboddu could you retire python-django-picklefield and erlang-p1_xmlrpc as they need pdc tweaked first...

@mohanboddu could you retire python-django-picklefield and erlang-p1_xmlrpc as they need pdc tweaked first...

Both are retired for master.

Metadata Update from @kevin:
- Issue close_status updated to: Fixed
- Issue status updated to: Closed (was: Open)

3 months ago

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