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Old 05-15-2006, 07:49 PM   #1
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SRPMS, Differences?

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[ ] FC4-i386-SRPMS-disc1.iso 06-Jun-2005 22:58 612M
[ ] FC4-i386-SRPMS-disc2.iso 06-Jun-2005 22:59 612M
[ ] FC4-i386-SRPMS-disc3.iso 06-Jun-2005 23:00 612M
[ ] FC4-i386-SRPMS-disc4.iso 06-Jun-2005 23:01 612M
[ ] FC4-i386-disc1.iso 06-Jun-2005 22:54 635M
[ ] FC4-i386-disc2.iso 06-Jun-2005 22:55 638M
[ ] FC4-i386-disc3.iso 06-Jun-2005 22:56 638M
[ ] FC4-i386-disc4.iso

What is the difference between the SRPMS disc downloads and the ones without SRPMS?
Old 05-16-2006, 01:05 PM   #2
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SRPMS are source RPMs. According to this allows you to compile your own RPM from source if you can't find the appropriate binary RPM. If you don't understand that, you probably won't want SRPMS.


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