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rpm question, src or fc2 ??


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I hope somebody can help clarify a point.

When looking at a site such as rpmfind I often see a list of rpm's that are for different versions e.g FC2, FC3 etc etc etc. You often see a .src.rpm file as well which, correct me if I am wrong, is the source code, but in a rpm package.

Does this mean that if I download this .src.rpm package and install that with...

rpm -ivh whatever.src.rpm it will install OK ???

I hope somebody can clear this up in my foggy mind.

Best wishes,

David.

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