Using {dist} when I only have pre-compiled binaries?

Matt Harrington mbh.lists at
Tue May 26 07:04:51 UTC 2009

On Mon, May 25, 2009 at 11:20 PM, Valery Reznic <valery_reznic at> wrote:
> In your spec file you can use "Distribution' tag.
> Or if your package already built you can use rpmrebuild
> ( to insert/remove/change any tag
> Valery.

Thanks for the response.  I'm now closer to my goal.  This shows the
Distribution tag:

rpm -qp --qf '%{distribution}\n' *.rpm

However, the RPM filename doesn't have the {dist} tag.  What I'd like is:

  instead of ...

Any ideas?


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