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Re: Spec file options???



Well, that's good.  I didn't know it could detect
bzip2.

Thanks.

--- Jim Knoble <jmknoble@pobox.com> wrote:
> Circa 2003-01-17 12:46:47 -0500 dixit Jim Knoble:
> 
> : Circa 2003-01-17 07:48:54 -0800 dixit
> da_alchemist@yahoo.com:
> : 
> : : Will someone tell me what the -q option means
> for:
> : : 
> : : %prep
> : : %setup -q
> : 
> : "quiet".  The difference is:[*]
> 
> Oops.  Forgot the footnote:
> 
> [*] RPM's logic is actually more complicated than
> merely:
> 
>       gzip -dc "%{SOURCE0}" | tar -xvf -
> 
>     In particular, RPM is capable of automatically
> detecting whether to
>     use gzip, bzip2, or nothing (i.e., plain tar) to
> unpack the source
>     archive.
> 
> -- 
> jim knoble  |  jmknoble@pobox.com  | 
> http://www.pobox.com/~jmknoble/
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> 

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