how to build a scratch build of an older version of my package ?

Richard Shaw hobbes1069 at
Tue Sep 17 19:37:14 UTC 2013

On Tue, Sep 17, 2013 at 2:30 PM, David Timms <dtimms at> wrote:

> In trying to track down when a bug began showing up, I'd like to build
> an earlier version of my package eg from 9 months ago (hence earlier
> upstream release and different spec/patches). How can that be achieved
> on the builder ?
> Does the build system keep the build logs of old packages, ie that shows
> what build requires-version was installed, and which gcc compiler
> version was used ?
> I'm not sure if you can build from a previous commit in git with fedpkg
but you can pretty much build whatever you want with a source RPM so if
could get a hold of the older source RPM (perhaps from an older Fedora
release) then you can submit it to koji.

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