[CentOS] RPM build environment -- was: query on sendmail issues
R P Herrold
herrold at owlriver.com
Thu Jul 12 22:33:29 UTC 2007
On Fri, 13 Jul 2007, mailadmin at baladia.gov.kw wrote:
> 1) i dont see /usr/src/redhat/BUILD and the other 4 directories..
> namely RPMS, SOURCES, SPECS, SRPMS
> so basically how do i install /src.rpm files
Building as root is not sensible, as packages can 'leak' and
pollute the host environment -- see:
for setting up a non-root building environment.
We discuss it in a CentOS context here:
The Guru Labs tutorial material are linked, and a local copy
also maintained at:
which are also well thought of by me.
> appreciate if someone can hrlp me and detail me some steps or give me so
> possible links tht gonna be of help
> thnks and apprecite
Good luck -- let us know how your efforts progress.
-- Russ Herrold
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