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Re: [suse-programming-e] rpmlib questions
  • From: Stefan Hundhammer <sh@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2004 17:44:01 +0100
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On Monday 15 March 2004 17:16, Filippos Papadopoulos wrote:
> I have some trouble with rpmlib.
> I see that in the Maximum-RPM book (a bit old),
> there are referenced some functions like rpmReadPackageInfo e.t.c.
> The problem is that i dont find any definition of this function and some
> others, inside /usr/include/rpm/*.h
> Can you help me here?

That book is about RPM 3. Starting with SuSE 9.0, we are using RPM 4. The RPM
lib changed dramatically since then. You'll have to look for docs at

or, failing that, read RPM's sources.

Stefan Hundhammer <sh@xxxxxxx> Penguin by conviction.
YaST2 Development
SuSE Linux AG
Nuernberg, Germany

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