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Re: Compatibility



> Is there a compatibility list of RPM's between diferente Linux
> distributions that use RPM like RedHat, Suse, Mandrake and others?
>
> What I really want to know is: If I get am RPM from some distribution,
> how can I know if it is compatible with RedHat or not? Is there any
> check on RPM for that?

If you get an rpm for another distro, chances are that it won't install on
redhat. Redhat uses a non-stantards filesystem hierarchy. best to learn to
roll your own from either sources or rpm.src'es.

-- 
Keith Mastin
BeechTree Information Technology Services Inc.
Toronto, Canada
(416)696 6070





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