Pidgin 2.4.2 RPM build w/o Meanwhile

Stu Tomlinson stu at
Mon May 19 12:19:42 EDT 2008

On Mon, 2008-05-19 at 09:13 -0700, Bill Pier wrote:
> FYI: in my attempts to build an install RPM of the 2.4.2 release of
> Pidgin,
> I discovered that a line in the spec file is missing IF one wants to
> build WITHOUT
> Meanwhile (Sametime) support.
> In the build section of the pidgin.spec file:
> CFLAGS="$RPM_OPT_FLAGS" ./configure ...
>             # add this line
>             %{!?_with_meanwhile:--disable-meanwhile}
> The problem is that even with the "--without meanwhile" rpmbuild
> parm, 
> the build will fail because meanwhile support is presumed enabled.

Thanks for the report, this is now fixed for the next version.



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