Rebuilding RPMs

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Mon Jul 10 10:07:28 PDT 2000

> Hello,
> I wonder, is there some way to REbuild an RPM package? I mean, to unpack
> it into some directory with all the (un)install scripts, descriptions,
> filelist, dependencies. Change something and then build again.
> AFAIK, the last could be done with RPM prog itself, but what
> concernes unpacking - I can't find any mentioning of it.
> The only program I've seen, called alien, but it unpacks only files,
> without any additional stuff.

This questions doesn't belong on this mailinglist I'm afraid. Try the
linux list or lfs-apps list please.

Gerard Beekmans

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