[Rpm-maint] rpmbuild creash.

Giulio Eulisse Giulio.Eulisse at cern.ch
Mon Dec 3 09:24:26 UTC 2007

> Yup, lots of identical basenames is a known pathological case in rpm, it
> gets worse when you actually try to install such beasts (in a sense
> you're lucky it doesn't even build ;)
> Something to look at certainly, but don't expect it to get fixed
> overnight, as you've noticed it's a long-standing issue...

sorry to bother you again. This is hitting us quite badly now. I'm not
asking for a patch, but do you think
that we can avoid the problem by skipping the insertion of basenames
matching a given string?
Does that have any bad implications?


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