RPM packaging

Nicolas Baradakis nbk at sitadelle.com
Fri Sep 1 22:08:55 CEST 2006

Frank Cusack wrote:

> However, if the Makefile installs into /usr/share/doc/freeradius-1.1.3,
> AND you specify %doc directives that use relative [to build dir] paths,
> the Makefile-installed docs will be removed.  This is a quirk of rpm
> %doc behavior.

That's exactly the problem reported on the users mailing list.

> In order to preserve the Makefile-installed docs, you'd have to install
> docs in the %install section rather than use %doc in the %files section.
> I hope that makes sense.

Thanks for the hint. I've fixed redhat/freeradius.spec in CVS head
as it's unlikely we'll need branch 1.1 anymore.

Nicolas Baradakis

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