rpm-4.6.x & friends for RHEL5 (was: hosts for rawhide build chroots - different rpm versions?)

Jeffrey Ollie jeff at ocjtech.us
Tue Apr 14 18:15:21 UTC 2009

On Tue, Apr 14, 2009 at 12:37 PM, Axel Thimm <Axel.Thimm at atrpms.net> wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 22, 2009 at 11:53:09AM -0500, Dennis Gilmore wrote:
>> we are running a version of rpm 4.6.0 on rhel5.  This is only so mock can
>> populate chroots with rpms with stronger hashes rhel5's rpm doesnt support.
>> All srpm creation now takes place in chroots so features of the target rpm are
>> always available.
> Thanks for the explanation, Dennis. Can I get these tailored rpm rpms
> from somewhere? I just tried rebuilding rpm from rawhide on RHEL5 and
> the dependencies look endless.


Jeff Ollie

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