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Old 07-25-2003, 01:37 PM   #1
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convert .tar to rpm ?


hi guys. is it possible to convert tar balls to rpm packages ?

i hear that although binary's are easyer, compiling from source is more reliable as its ocmpiled for ur system and librarys ect ect.
 
Old 07-25-2003, 01:47 PM   #2
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It IS possible, but hard. You can read the HOWTO here: http://www.rpm.org/RPM-HOWTO/
 
  


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