Mass rebuild for Fedora 12

David dgboles at
Tue Jul 21 03:18:53 UTC 2009

On 7/20/2009 4:14 PM, Bill Nottingham wrote:
> Fedora Release Enginerering is going to be starting a mass rebuild this
> Thursday, July 28th, for the following Fedora 12 features:
> 	- XZ RPM Payloads
> 	- x86 Architecture Support
> Just as in the Fedora 11 mass rebuild, if you'd like to opt out for
> your packages, check a file into your package's devel/ branch, named
> 'noautobuild'. This file should contain a short rationale of why you
> wish to do the build yourself. Note that if you do not do a rebuild
> during the timeframe before Alpha, one will be done regardless of
> the presence of this file.
> Also note that delta RPMS will be disabled in rawhide for the duration
> of this mass rebuild; delta rpms across payload format changes in
> RPM are not useful.
> For more information, see:


Continue to update Fedora 12/Rawhide during the rebuild?

Or wait until the rebuild is completed?



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