[linux] Looking for help with SRPM

Jesse Keating hosting at j2solutions.net
Mon Sep 15 12:36:04 PDT 2003


On Monday 15 September 2003 12:30, Jeff Silverman wrote:

> *rpm --rebuild* /foo.src.rpm

>

> /

>

> and then you can do

>

>

> *rpm -Uvh* //usr/src/packages/RPMS/i386/foo.i386.rpm

>

> /

>

> Personally, I wish that this went to /tmp but that's me


This doesn't help, since the original goal was to modify the rpm
somehow.

Also, with use of ~/.rpmmacros you can define your various directories
and quite possibly have the end rpm wind up in /tmp/ rather than in
/usr/src/redhat/RPMS/i386/

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