Fedora non-standard build environment (%_host etc.)

Jeff Johnson n3npq at nc.rr.com
Sat Feb 12 16:29:05 UTC 2005

seth vidal wrote:

>>There are certainly no per-package unique build configuration flags by 
>>intent. OTOH,
>>configurations can and do rot, and there is the occaisional need to 
>>expedite a package
>>build with a hack to get the job done.
>I think the only thing Jos is asking is to get these build configs so
>anyone who wants to build/rebuild fedora can get a complete and accurate

rpm --showrc displays those values.

Where those values come from, and why it is done that way, is a rather more
complex question.

73 de Jeff

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