[CentOS] Finding a python module

Akemi Yagi amyagi at gmail.com
Fri Jul 11 14:28:14 UTC 2008

On Fri, Jul 11, 2008 at 6:52 AM, Filipe Brandenburger
<filbranden at gmail.com> wrote:

> Basically the steps to configure rpmbuild to work on your machine are:
> $ mkdir -p ~/rpmbuild/{BUILD,RPMS,SOURCES,SPECS,SRPMS}
> $ echo '%_topdir %(echo $HOME)/rpmbuild' >~/.rpmmacros
> And then to rebuild a source rpm:
> $ rpmbuild --rebuild xxxxxx.src.rpm
> By the way, do we already have something on CentOS Wiki to help people
> build their own RPMs? I think this would be helpful, since it's not
> that easy to find that information from the man pages and
> documentation.

Not as a separate page but as part of the Kernel Source Wiki article:


Yes, it is probably a good idea to provide its own wiki page because
rebuilding from srpm is frequently asked in other places as well (like
IRC and forums).


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