Bug 7245 - /usr/src/redhat/RPMS/sparc64
Summary: /usr/src/redhat/RPMS/sparc64
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: rpm (Show other bugs)
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Version: 6.0
Hardware: sparc Linux
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Assignee: Jeff Johnson
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Reported: 1999-11-23 03:45 UTC by gman
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-11-23 13:46:41 UTC
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Description gman 1999-11-23 03:45:46 UTC
I was trying to compile a source rpm on a Sparc Ultra5 and it failed only
because rpm would not write in the /usr/src/redhat/RPMS/sparc64 directory.
Just thought it would be nice that directory in the next release/package
release... or fix it so it lands in /usr/src/redhat/RPMS/sparc instead.

I was trying to compile the openssl 0.9.4-2 src rpm..

Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-11-23 13:46:59 UTC
Rpm-3.0.3 will create a non-existent sparc64 directory if it doesn't
exist. (Note: it will create *only* the last component of the path, not
the entire path).

Otherwise, this is a configurayion issue. Change the value of the macro

%_rpmfilename           %%{ARCH}/%%{NAME}-%%{VERSION}-%%{RELEASE}.%%{ARCH}.rpm

to put binary rpm's wherever you wish.

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