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Re: How do I set the _topdir ?

From: Sriram Narayanan <sriram@belenix.org>
Date: Sat 01 Jan 2011 - 20:35:00 CET
Message-ID: <AANLkTikNBFS_auDHeQL_P=TjAPfdxh1BjoNKzjwEbeyH@mail.gmail.com>
On Sun, Jan 2, 2011 at 12:01 AM, Jeff Johnson <n3npq@mac.com> wrote:
<snip/>

> (aside)
> FYI: I'm very likely to change to the above as default
> hierarchy in rpm-5.4.x, largely because @rpm.org changes with
> ~/rpmbuild/* already have changed RPM's default behavior,
> and I see no reason to maintain consistency with, say,
> RPM documentation going "forward". I have in fact been
> building as above for years but haven't changed the RPM default
> because of a "Principle of Least Surprise" and doco consistency
> that simply does not matter any more.

Ok, thanks for the heads up.

>
> YMMV.
>
> hth
>
> 73 de Jeff
>
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