Axel Thimm wrote:It has often been suggested to add a new rpm tag for this purpose. E.g. you could have
rpm 4.4 would be a good candidate to get this in.
Not going to happen in rpm-4.4, or in *.rpm packaging.
There is no way for the packager to determine how a package should be installed on client machines, and so the value needs to be dynamic, not static, configuration on the install, not the build, machine.