Core rebuild in mock - BuildRequires - rpmdiffs normal ?
dtimms at bigpond.net.au
Mon Jun 5 12:06:02 UTC 2006
Arjan van de Ven wrote:
>> I did read that one of the points of rpm packaging was to have
>> repeatable package builds. While this doesn't seem to fit this scenario,
>> perhaps it is normal when re-compiling an i386 package on an AMD Athlon
>> with possibly updated libraries / compilers etc (from mock devel as
>> well) that the built binaries would change (eg, even if it was just text
>> fields like:
>> # abcdtool
>> Built on blah machine on Fri blah) ?
> elfutils has a tool to compare two binaries and see if they're different
> for real; eg ignoring usual "elf noise" ;)
# eu-elfcmp ncopy mock/ncopy
eu-elfcmp: ncopy mock/ncopy differ: symbol table 
Can someone offer an interpretation of this ?
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