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Who maintains RPM? (2011 edition)

Who maintains RPM? (2011 edition)

Posted May 5, 2011 17:18 UTC (Thu) by vonbrand (guest, #4458)
In reply to: Who maintains RPM? (2011 edition) by jengelh
Parent article: Who maintains RPM? (2011 edition)

Using cpio (one standard format) instead of tar (each version has its own quirks) is sane...


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Who maintains RPM? (2011 edition)

Posted May 6, 2011 1:10 UTC (Fri) by lindahl (guest, #15266) [Link]

CPIO is so standard that Fedora RPMs can't be unpacked on RHEL because CPIO changed.

Who maintains RPM? (2011 edition)

Posted May 6, 2011 4:58 UTC (Fri) by rahulsundaram (subscriber, #21946) [Link]

That has to do with the change of compression format. hint: rpmbuild-md5


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