Packaging Committee Meeting Summary (2010-02-03)

Adam Williamson awilliam at
Mon Feb 8 20:54:56 UTC 2010

On Mon, 2010-02-08 at 10:36 -0500, Adam Jackson wrote:

> You might like to install additional packages before actually running
> the rpmbuild -bs, but rpm has no way of expressing this kind of
> "SourceBuildRequires".

By default, rpmbuild -bs fails if BuildRequires aren't present. This
suggests that the existing expectation in RPM is that BuildRequires
*are* SourceBuildRequires.
Adam Williamson
Fedora QA Community Monkey
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