On Fri, Nov 03, 2006 at 12:43:18AM -0500, Dan Mahoney, System Admin wrote:
> Mainly for consistency with other RPMs which may require it, as well as
> some of the OS scripts, as well as third party scripts not finding the
> files in what redhat considers to be their standard locations.


I don't know of any programs that would look for SRPMs in place of RPMs.
But I could be wrong.

It just takes a little work to get everything on the Red Hat version of
the right place [what ever happend to the Linux File System Standard?].

Joe Yao
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