Re: Tried to run 2.6.0-test1

From: Brett (
Date: Mon Jul 21 2003 - 02:18:39 EST

Norman Diamond said:
> "Brett" <> replied to one of my desperate messages
> today.
> I'm sending this personally and to the list. Again I can't keep up with
> the
> list, so if Brett or anyone else has further advice or questions, please
> contact me directly.
>> > By the way, the last line in that README file says that if this is all
>> > too complicated then install the source RPM. Gee thanks. I already
>> > tried "rpm --rebuild" but it assumes an i686.
>> you want rpmbuild
> SuSE 8.1 doesn't seem to have it.

ahh, jumped in halfway thru thread and didn't know you were on suse

>> rpmbuild --target=i586 --rebuild modutils-*.src.rpm
> Oh, it doesn't need --target=i586-intel-linux :-? (By the way, the
> reason
> I come up with snarky questions like this one is that I RTFM. Sigh.)

[root@synapse router_firmware]# rpmbuild --target=i586 --rebuild


Wrote: /usr/src/redhat/RPMS/i586/modutils-2.4.21-18.i586.rpm

works for me on rh9 ... sorry i can't give suse specific help

good luck,

     / Brett
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