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Re: Spaces in filenames in a spec file???

From: Jeff Johnson <n3npq@mac.com>
Date: Sat 11 Jul 2009 - 08:04:13 CEST
Message-id: <37A05738-486D-48FD-AD85-426CF2904A56@mac.com>

On Jul 10, 2009, at 7:07 PM, Michael Lasevich wrote:

> Weirdly enough double quotes do work, but ONLY on files with spaces  
> in it. Any other file in double quotes causes an error and as I was  
> generating the spec file list from a script, I ended up putting  
> extra code to quote only files with spaces in them. Some odd parsing  
> that is, but as long as I know what it is, it works.

Hmm, odd that quotes don't work for all file paths ... checking ...
worksforme. So there's some other factor than quoted paths.

> Now, if only I can find a way to add a default relocation mapping  
> for installation into rpmmacros file, things would be perfect - but  
> thats a whole other problem.

What's this issue? I'm not sure what "default relocation mapping" means.

73 de Jeff
Received on Sat Jul 11 08:04:50 2009
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