Building rpms for FC3 ?
fedora at wir-sind-cool.org
Sat Nov 13 23:19:17 UTC 2004
On Sat, 13 Nov 2004 17:10:23 -0600, Tom Weeks wrote:
> Q that I didn't see in your Contribs URL (at first glance)..
> If one were to want to build RPMs for submission to the project.. should they
> only do so against a fresh CD-ROM install.. Or against a fresh install that
> has just been fully patched?
> If the former.. I could create a disk based image of my system that I could
> restore from each time I wanted to do a new build candidate.
> Just curious in what you all see as the "best practices" out there...
You would contribute source RPM packages, not prebuilt binaries. The
src.rpm should build on an up-to-date Fedora Coreq, as its intended to
run with the latest updates.
Fedora Core release 3 (Heidelberg) - Linux 2.6.9-1.667
loadavg: 1.00 1.01 1.11
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