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Re: RPM builder
> On Tue, 25 May 1999, Doug Loss wrote:
> > This is a program that supposedly easily creates rpms from tar.gz
> > files. I don't know anything about it more than can be found on this
> > webpage, but it might be worth looking into if it makes generating rpms
> > easier (not that it's all that difficult now).
> generating RPMs involves building them from the source ( if available ),
> so the program doesn't help us very much.
> However, idea of the program is still quite interesting ... ( for example,
> what if there was a more complete specfile configurator ? that'd be
> interesting. )
It probably can be used for generating RPMS for programs you want to
test and skeleton RPMs to be improved later
Jean Francois Martinez
Project Independence: Linux for the Masses