Bug 1003 - rpm-2.91 fails on new kde pre2 src.rpm's
rpm-2.91 fails on new kde pre2 src.rpm's
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jeff Johnson
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Reported: 1999-01-31 10:10 EST by pdyer
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-02-02 10:13:52 EST
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Description pdyer 1999-01-31 10:10:03 EST
rpm fails on
%define cc egcs
Comment 1 Cristian Gafton 1999-02-01 14:24:59 EST
I think that two letter defines are now reserved... Jeff?
Comment 2 Jeff Johnson 1999-02-02 10:13:59 EST
Yes, macros in rpm 3.0 must be at least 3 characters in length.
There are also restrictions on the characters -- from rpm/docs/macros:

Name may be composed of alphanumeric characters, and the character `_'
and must be at least 3 characters in length.

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