On Oct 28, 2008, at 1:55 PM, Jeff Johnson wrote:
> I can also look at a means for disabling linktos on a per-case basis
> within a specfile if needed. But usually a modest KISS rethinking of
> what your goal with symlinks is will avoid the linktos pain too.
One last item:
If all else fails, put the missing symlink end-points in
1-path perl line, to mask the dependency.
To mask parent directory dependencies, use
Until parentdir/linktos get picked up by mainstream distro
packaging, with better *.rpm packaging as clear benefit, all that can be
done for the nonce is supporting sneaky hack-o-rounds to get @rpm5.org
functional using existing de facto quality packaging from
existing distro vendors.
73 de Jeff
Received on Tue Oct 28 19:10:59 2008