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Re: RPM 5.0.0 -- in place setup and building -- how ?

From: Jeff Johnson <n3npq@mac.com>
Date: Fri 01 Feb 2008 - 18:23:32 CET
Message-Id: <37E216E6-7940-4C8A-96C8-3918D03878B1@mac.com>

On Feb 1, 2008, at 11:45 AM, Ralf S. Engelschall wrote:

>
> Remains one question: why does --define perform the rpmcliConfigured()
> at all? I've currently no clue...
>

Thanks for the analysis.

Likely remnants from the 2002 hack you fixed: the 1st --define was
used to set %{_target_cpu}, which then triggered the macro files load
with an already defined arch.

'Twas a very sick hack. I'm so glad rpmrc files are gone.

73 de Jeff
Received on Fri Feb 1 18:23:58 2008
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