Creating an rpm from scratch

Reindl Harald h.reindl at
Sat Mar 16 20:37:41 UTC 2013

Am 16.03.2013 21:26, schrieb Doug:
> Downloaded rpm1.0.0.078.i386.rpm
> Got dependency: rpmdevtools, so downloaded that and unpacked it to: rpmdevtools-6.4, whihc is still in Download
> directory.
> Tried again: rpm -Uvh rpm1*.rpm and still got
> [doug at linux1 Downloads]$ sudo rpm -Uvh rpm1*.rpm
> error: Failed dependencies:
>         rpmdevtools is needed by RPMCreator-1.0-78.i386
> so now what?

why using rpm directly?
yum install rpm1.0.0.078.i386.rpm

yum was invited to resolve dpendencies, so use it

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