Dan Thurman wrote:
I am trying to get a Java development environment setup and
I was directed to follow the FC4 jpackage instructions but
for FC5 and apparently the first thing required was to install
fedora-rpmdevtools from the extras repository but this file
is nowhere to be found!
fedora-rpmdevtools is the name of the package, not the name of a
All I got for the list is:
fedora-buildrpmtree Create RPM build tree within user's home
fedora-installdevkeys Install GPG keys in alternate RPM keyring
fedora-kmodhelper Helper script for building kernel module RPMs
fedora-md5 Display the md5sum of all files in an RPM
fedora-newrpmspec Creates new .spec from template
fedora-rmdevelrpms Find (and optionally remove) "development" RPMs
fedora-rpmchecksig Check package signatures using alternate RPM
fedora-rpminfo Prints information about executables and
fedora-rpmvercmp RPM version comparison checker
fedora-extract Extract various archives, "tar xvf" style
fedora-diffarchive Diff contents of two archives
fedora-wipebuildtree Erase all files within dirs created by
spectool Expand and download sources and patches in
Those commands are part of the fedora-rpmdevtools package.
So - where is it... or is this step omitted for FC5 now?
You appear to have it (or at least have access to it).
Ian Pilcher i.pilcher(a)comcast.net