Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 147362
RFE: Please add a non-default option, permitting trimming %changelog size
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:59 EST
> Description of problem:> Well it sounds like it is less
> likely to happen in the rpmbuild level
> and it would significantly trim the other.xml data size.
Hint: No RFE, no fix.
It would be trivial to teach rpmbuild a macro to truncate at either N
or timestamp, with default behavior off
Per mailing list discussion, could an option to truncate %changelog's,
either (1) prior to a date, or (2) prior to the Nth entry, please be
added and documented.
-- Russ Herrold
Fixed in rpm-4.4.3-0.42.