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Re: RPM specfiles for commercial packages?



On Fri, Oct 01, 2004 at 01:58:38PM -0500, Eli Carter wrote:

> Is there a HOWTO that describes nosrc.rpm's and how they are made and 
> used?  (A quick Googling didn't help much...)

It's pretty simple: add one or more lines like

	NoSource: 0
	NoPatch: 5

to exclude one or more source and/or patch files (identified by their
number).  The last time I looked it was not possible anymore to specify
multiple, comma-separated numbers on one line, although this was
possible long ago.

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