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Bug 7098

Summary: man page refers to non-existant --tarbuild option
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: James Manning <jmm>
Component: rpmAssignee: Jeff Johnson <jbj>
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Description James Manning 1999-11-18 12:09:30 UTC
in rpm.8, under "Building:" the last option includes:
   rpm [--tarbuild] [tarredsource]+

Checking rpm --help and noticing --tarbuild doesn't work
would indicate this should be -tb instead (or --tarbuild
should be added to the rpm source as the long version thereof)

# rpm --help|grep tarball
    -t<stage> <tarball>    - build package, where <stage> is one of:

Comment 1 Jeff Johnson 1999-12-15 18:12:59 UTC
Fixed in CVS (and the next rpm-3.0.4-0.16 package in Raw Hide). Thanks for