Compiling the source RPM file.

Rahul Bedarkar rpal143 at
Fri Sep 28 03:15:25 EDT 2012

Can you write command here, how you have applied patches ?

Packages (.deb, .rpm and others) meant to build and installed automatically.

You can build and install it by following command

$sudo rpm -i <package-name>

On Fri, Sep 28, 2012 at 11:51 AM, K Arun Kumar <ziconium03 at> wrote:
> I have a rpm for a module  which I extracted like -
> rpm2cpio numactl-2.0.7-3.el6.src.rpm | cpio -idmv
> then I extracted the source like -
> tar -xzvf numactl-2.0.7-3.tar.gz
> then I tried to apply all the patches to available with
> this rpm to the extracted source which results in Hunks and
> rejections.
> I want to apply all patches and compile the source and get
> an exe. I am not much aware of the rpm build procedure
> I want to do similar thing to kernel source also
> Please help me...
> Regards,
> Arun
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