to build an rpm from a tar.gz?

Thomas McGuire thomasmg at
Tue Jan 25 12:45:52 GMT 2005

On Monday 24 January 2005 00:59, tommie ramirez andujar wrote:
> I checked under usr/src/RPM/RPMS and I found nothing. Maybe it placed
> it somewhere else..
Checkinstall actually tells you where it has placed the RPM...

The following quote is from installing KMail CVS on my system with 
> **********************************************************************
>  Done. The new package has been saved to
>  /usr/src/packages/RPMS/i386/kmail-20050125-1.i386.rpm
>  You can install it in your system anytime using:
>       rpm -i kmail-20050125-1.i386.rpm
> **********************************************************************

Hope that helps,

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