Bug 27276 - No ngspice in the ngspice package ...
Summary: No ngspice in the ngspice package ...
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: Mageia
Classification: Unclassified
Component: RPM Packages (show other bugs)
Version: Cauldron
Hardware: All Linux
Priority: Normal normal
Target Milestone: Mageia 8
Assignee: José Jorge
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Keywords: Triaged
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Reported: 2020-09-14 01:48 CEST by Herbert Poetzl
Modified: 2020-09-16 22:18 CEST (History)
2 users (show)

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Source RPM: ngspice-31-3.mga8.src.rpm
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Description Herbert Poetzl 2020-09-14 01:48:00 CEST
Description of problem:
There is no ngspice, ngnutmeg, etc binary in the ngspice package, only cmpp.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
ngspice-31-3.mga8 or ngspice-30-1.mga7

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. install package or list content
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Comment 1 Jani Välimaa 2020-09-14 20:06:23 CEST
It's because ngspice is build as a shared library (--with-ngshared):
http://ngspice.sourceforge.net/shared.html

src/Makefile.am adds ngspice to files to be compile only if SHARED_MODULE is not set, i.e. no --with-ngshared is used with ./configure.

ngnutmeg needs --enable-oldapps configure option and no --with-ngshared.
Comment 2 Aurelien Oudelet 2020-09-14 23:14:45 CEST
Hi, thanks for reporting this bug.

Thanks Jani to your wisdom on this.
So, if we build it as a shared library but OP want binaries, is this possible?

$ urpmq --whatrequires-recursive ngspice
ngspice

So what app we ship require it? Obvious.

CC: (none) => ouaurelien
Target Milestone: --- => Mageia 8
Keywords: (none) => Triaged
Severity: major => normal

Comment 3 Lewis Smith 2020-09-16 21:50:12 CEST
I see no reason not to assign this to zezinho, the registered maintainer.

Assignee: bugsquad => lists.jjorge

Comment 4 Dave Hodgins 2020-09-16 22:18:34 CEST
https://blog.mageia.org/en/2020/09/14/we-are-very-sad-to-announce-that-jose-jorge-who-used-the-login-zezinho-passed-away-on-september-the-11th/

It'll just be adding another bug to the list that has to be mass reassigned
to others.

CC: (none) => davidwhodgins


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