Bug 56286

Summary: RFE: nosrc.rpm packages cannot be identified
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Mihai Ibanescu <mihai.ibanescu>
Component: rpmAssignee: Paul Nasrat <pnasrat>
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Description Mihai Ibanescu 2001-11-14 23:51:02 UTC
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Description of problem:
nosrc.rpm packages cannot be distinguished only by looking at the RPM header.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.grab the header for xforms (powertools 7.0)

Additional info:

Comment 1 Paul Nasrat 2005-06-07 19:55:58 UTC
You look and see if tag 1051 has contents (nosource index).


>>> import os,rpm
>>> ts=rpm.ts()
>>> f = os.open("foo.nosrc.rpm", os.O_RDONLY)
>>> h = ts.hdrFromFdno(f)
>>> h[1051]

[] for a non nosrc.rpm