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Old 11-05-2005, 01:16 PM   #1
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building .src.rpm -> unknown option

I try to build a rpm package typing the following line

rpm --rebuild fluxbox-0.9.14-1.fc4.src.rpm
and I get the message :

--rebuild: unknown option
I tryed to log as root and as a normal user, but the result is the same...
Old 11-05-2005, 01:34 PM   #2
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I belive that is no longer part of rpm. Use this one.
rpmbuild --rebuild --recompile fluxbox-0.9.14-1.fc4.src.rpm
Old 11-05-2005, 04:44 PM   #3
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Perfect, it works.

Many thanks.


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