why do source rpms have "prep" dependencies?
dtimms at iinet.net.au
Sun Sep 9 13:36:28 UTC 2007
Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> On Sun, 9 Sep 2007, Mamoru Tasaka wrote:
>>> i'm confused -- why would a source rpm have dependencies for doing a
>>> simple prep? for actual building perhaps, but doesn't prepping
>>> involve simply unloading the tarball and applying the patches?
>> rpmbuild -bp --nodeps foo.spec
> well ... *that* was an embarrassingly easy solution to all of this.
> argh. thanks.
Do you want to close the bug as well - WORKSFORME ?
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