Build bash 3.2 rpm package

Sam Varshavchik mrsam at
Thu Sep 23 21:52:24 UTC 2010

Bruno Galindro da Costa writes:

> Hi,
>    How can I buid a rpm packge from bash 3.2 source ?
>    I need to use rpmbuild or bash have a "make rpm" directive (like drbd 
> -> 
> <URL:> 
> sers-guide/s-build-rpm.html) ?
>    I´ve downloaded bash source from 
> <URL:> 
> h/bash-3.2.tar.gz

The quickest way is to grab a bash source rpm from some older version of 
Fedora, and modify the spec script to have the binary installed as 
/bin/bash3, and nuke all other filse (otherwise they'll conflict with the 
existing package).

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 198 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : 

More information about the users mailing list