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# 1  
Old 05-14-2008
Converting source rpm to binary rpm

Hi,

I need to install an rpm file,but I only have '.src.rpm' version of it. I want to convert it to a binary rpm.

so I tried this

rpm --rebuild somethin.src.rpm

But I am gettin '--rebuild:Invalid option' as output

Is there another way to rebuild source rpm.?

Thanks in advance.
Sunny
# 2  
Old 05-15-2008
Try rpmbuild rather than rpm.
# 3  
Old 05-15-2008
Take a look at this man page, it has pretty good examples.

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