%buildroot vs. $RPM_BUILD_ROOT again (was: New package : ncftp)

Tom 'spot' Callaway tcallawa at redhat.com
Sun Mar 6 16:13:07 UTC 2005

On Sun, 2005-03-06 at 17:00 +0100, Michael Schwendt wrote:

>So, what is it here? "Must not" or "should not"? Policy or guideline?

Lets go with "Must not", and "Policy". I don't want people using
%{buildroot} to have it randomly disappear from underneath them.

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