[fedora-india] Request for Two Packages

Saurabh Bathe saurabh at beginbyte.org
Sat Feb 14 01:56:03 UTC 2009

das wrote:
>> Sorry, I assumed that you've built rpms from source rpms before. There
>> really is nothing to it. Just execute:
>> $ rpmbuild --rebuild <the source rpm>
>> This should build the binary rpm. In fact if it fails for any reason, that's
>> a bug and you should report it (either in the BZ, or just mail me).
> Really it worked easy and fine. This created three RPM-s,
> xpaint-,  xpaint-devel-,
> and xpaint-debuginfo- I installed all three of
For all normal uses you, should be fine with only the first RPM.
The -devel rpms contain header files etc that are required to build some
other package that may depend on this package.
The -debuginfo RPM has binaries that contain more information for
debugger in case you need to analyses crashes etc with the software.


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