Re: Suse 9.2 & Checkinstall aborting
From: Adolph Weidanz (timeto.paws_at_verizon.net)
Date: Thu, 23 Dec 2004 23:08:11 GMT
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David Bolt wrote:
| On Wed, 22 Dec 2004, Adolph Weidanz <email@example.com> wrote:-
|>| Adolph Weidanz wrote:
|>|>There wouldn't be a .png file in that directory as the default for
|>|>checkinstall is to NOT do install but to make the rpm.
|>| What is the URL of the file that you want to have as an rpm? I can try
|>| to see what happens here.
|>For chmlib it is: http://22.214.171.124/~jedwin/projects/chmlib/
| Strangely, I have been unable to get to this site, but was able to
| download the source files from:
|>I got to figure this out as I would rather do rpms then make install..
| If the file above is the same, and you're still wanting an RPM for
| chmlib-0.35, I've made one by creating a spec file and using rpmbuild.
| You can grab it from:
| There are only two very minor changes between the one from the Debian
| 1, I renamed the file to chmlib-0.35.tar.gz;
| 2, I included the spec file in the archive.
| Other than the above, the source archive is the same as those available
| David Bolt
Thanks... Even though I got it to compile, I wanted an RPM to keep the
database up to date. As I found on another program, I think I will do a
make install then run checkinstall, as that seems to work....
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