New package : ncftp

Tom 'spot' Callaway tcallawa at
Sun Mar 6 15:28:43 UTC 2005

On Sun, 2005-03-06 at 16:02 +0100, Nicolas Mailhot wrote:

>Well, I'm pretty sure I'm only relaying his clarification on this list
>(won't hunt it in the archives though). As long as you don't mix stuff,
>it's ok to use whatever you prefer.

Wherein, Jeff says "$RPM_BUILD_ROOT is the official, supported,
mechanism for getting the value of the configured build root in a build

Thus, the Fedora Extras Packaging Guidelines state that you should not
use %{buildroot} (refer to:

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