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Re: tlug: Gimp novice question (HOWTO build)

tlug note from Jim Tittsler <>
On Tue, Sep 02, 1997 at 09:42:40PM +0900, Stephen J. Turnbull wrote:
> REDHAT=/usr/src/redhat
> (1) get the RedHat source package, put it in $REDHAT/SRPMS
>     # I tried `rpm -bp' and got nothing useful
>     # I did _not_ apply any of the patches; this might be worth doing

I think you may have wanted to do:
rpm -ivh gimp-0.99.10-5.src.rpm
cd /usr/src/redhat/SPECS
rpm -bp gimp-0.99.10-5.spec
      ^ or whatever your favorite -b option is, depending upon whether
        or not you need to do further customization

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