RPM vs DEB vs Slackware-like tgz

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at gmail.com
Wed May 21 21:00:29 PDT 2008

Gerard Beekmans wrote:
> So to summarize simply using the %configure macro won't run it like we'd 
> want the configure script to be run.
> Can't it be overridden or introduce our own %configure-like macro that 
> does run things like the book does?

Why not just say somewhere on the PM page that we don't use the %configure and 
similar macros in our spec files (and call ./configure directly instead) because 
we want 100% correspondence between commands in no-PM and RPM versions of LFS?

Alexander E. Patrakov

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