> At 08:35 11-7-2001 -0400, Martin K. Petersen wrote:
> > >>>>> "ThH" == ThH <thh@xxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> >ThH> Is there a way to make an installer iso for RH7.1 Alpha? May be
> >ThH> with SRPMS from 1.0.1 i386 installer. What I have to do for this
> >ThH> way or other.
> >It's on my list of things to do. Still waiting for my replacement
> >Alpha to arrive, though.
> >But yes. Effectively you need to respin the SRPMS on the XFS 1.0.1
> >iso for Alpha.
> Would I need root for rebuilding SRPMS?
> I can check with my friend if he can make his alpha booting to test/rebuild
> it with.
You do not need root, you need a .rpmmacros file in your home directory,
mine contains this:
In this directory you need to do a mkdir for BUILD RPMS SOURCES SPECS SRPMS
then install the source rpm and go build it.
> Every program has two purposes one for which
> it was written and another for which it wasn't
> I use the last kind.