RPM Question (new OS :)

Joel Sherrill <joel@OARcorp.com> joel.sherrill at OARcorp.com
Fri Aug 20 17:37:26 UTC 2004

Ralf Corsepius wrote:
> On Fri, 2004-08-20 at 02:46, Joel Sherrill  wrote:
>>I am beginning to consider upgrading the OS on the machine
>>used to build RTEMS RPMs from RedHat 7.3 to Fedora Core 1.  Would
>>this cause anyone issues?
> It depends on what you mean ;)
> If you mean to discontinue rh7.3-built binaries and replace them by FC1
> compiled binaries, then this will probably render rpms and binaries
> unusable for many users (RH < FC1; probably all Debian and SuSE users).
> So I'd rather not discontinue supporting rh7.3.

Me either but I hate to keep doing development on a 7.3 box also.

> Adding FC1 compiled binaries and making it your primary host/testing
> system, however would be fine with me. 


> Work-around: Build rh7.3 binaries in a rh7.3 chroot on FC1.

Do you have a URL/FAQ handy?  I assume that you have dome this
before yourself.


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