Best practices for patch management on RPM based packages?

Richard Shaw hobbes1069 at
Tue Sep 6 20:33:16 UTC 2011

On Tue, Sep 6, 2011 at 3:17 PM, Richard Shaw <hobbes1069 at> wrote:
> I think I've gotten over the first hurdle. I ended up using the
> following command:
> $ quilt setup -d rpmbuild/BUILD --sourcedir rpmbuild/SOURCES/
> rpmbuild/SPECS/<name>.spec

Well not so fast...

I don't know why, but even though I'm telling it to expand in
~/rpmbuild/BUILD it seems to be expanding the source archive into a
temporary directory in /var/tmp...


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