FS#77150 - [bitcoin] Suggested dependency changes

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by loqs (loqs) - Monday, 16 January 2023, 00:23 GMT
Last edited by Antonio Rojas (arojas) - Friday, 01 September 2023, 14:58 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages
Status Closed
Assigned To kpcyrd (kpcyrd)
Architecture All
Severity Very Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Protobuf is no longer used [1].
OpenSSL is no longer used [2]
No Boost library is used [3]
Attached diff [4] removes unused dependencies and adds gcc-libs as detected by namcap.

Additional info:
* bitcoin 24.0.1-4
[1] https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/commit/67328bb7ca57fa0df867ec73dbeeb97d61450a4e
[2] https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/commit/8983ee3e6dd8ab658bd2caf97c326cc53ea50818
[3] https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/blob/v24.0.1/src/Makefile.am
[4] PKGBUILD.diff
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Closed by  Antonio Rojas (arojas)
Friday, 01 September 2023, 14:58 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  bitcoin 25.0-3
Comment by loqs (loqs) - Friday, 26 May 2023, 15:00 GMT
Updated diff for bitcoin 25.0-2 which dropped openssl.
Comment by loqs (loqs) - Friday, 26 May 2023, 15:12 GMT
Fix previous diff that incorrectly dropped libevent.
Comment by loqs (loqs) - Friday, 26 May 2023, 15:23 GMT
Also remove protobuf from bitcoin-qt as well as makedepends.
Comment by loqs (loqs) - Thursday, 31 August 2023, 18:08 GMT
Updated diff for switch to gitlab. Also removes duplicate definition of _FORTIFY_SOURCE and missing db5.3 and sqlite dependencies for bitcoin-tx.