yum and .src.rpm download feature?
skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Wed Oct 27 14:38:24 UTC 2004
On Wed, 2004-10-27 at 10:34, Justin Conover wrote:
> Is there away download src rpms with yum currently or is that a
> feature that is being looked at? It would be nice to be able to d/l
> the source rpms with something like:
> yum source httpd
> Just curious if there is something similar or if this is a feature
> that is possible and if others would like to see something like this
> or is it just me?
> Or possible something like:
> yum install source httpd
> That would d/l and install/unpack in /usr/src/redhat/* or any other
> dir the user chooses like ~/rpmbuild/* (giving user access at the same
This is off-topic for this list. And it's really almost off-topic for
If you want to put in a feature request for an application look at that
application's mailing lists and bugzilla.
Fedora uses the Upstream so asking fedora-test or fedora-devel about new
features is not the best place.
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