[CentOS] tutorial or guide to write RPM Spec file

Keith Roberts keith at karsites.net
Sun Sep 23 10:09:32 UTC 2012

On Sun, 23 Sep 2012, Kaushal Shriyan wrote:

> To: CentOS mailing list <centos at centos.org>
> From: Kaushal Shriyan <kaushalshriyan at gmail.com>
> Subject: [CentOS] tutorial or guide to write RPM Spec file
> Hi,
> Are there tutorials available in official CentOS documentation for
> writing RPM Spec file

Hi Kaushal.

You might also find the RPM documentation usefull.


I found this guide was very helpfull:


The bit about signing packages is out of date, it was 
written using PGP, but that is now replaced with GPG.

Apart from that it is a pretty good guide to using RPM, and 
how to build packages as well.

Kind Regards,



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