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Old 09-20-2002, 10:49 PM   #1
Kryptow
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Making a RPM


i was reading the other day that is possible to create your own RPM of a file if it is in TAR.GZ format. I was able to get the spec file for the file i would like to convert over to RPM i am not sure on the process or commands needed. i haven't been able to find any documentation on the conversion. rpm.org gives you some of the info but not what you need to complete the conversion.

Considering that bitch X doesn't carry a rpm format of their current client. I would like to convert the TAR.GZ file to RPM format. And i would like to have some help on this please.
 
Old 09-20-2002, 10:56 PM   #2
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Check this out http://www.redhat.com/docs/books/max-rpm/
 
  


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