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Offline gregarpp

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Non-Ubuntu linux install
« on: May 03, 2015, 08:25:15 PM »
Any options to download something I can install on Fedora?

You are only offering .deb files.

Any chance we can get an .rpm?

Offline MikeSkril

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Re: Non-Ubuntu linux install
« Reply #1 on: May 14, 2015, 01:38:28 PM »
You wanna check this out:
http://www.beersmith.com/forum/index.php?topic=6487.15
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First, thanks for finally supporting Linux.  I'm happy to rid of WINE from my system.

 I have created a spec file that converts the .deb into an RPM and requires all of the right dependencies on F16.

Do you have plans to support a proper RPM for Fedora in the future?  There were only two bugs I came across when packaging it:
1. there is a static rpath in the 'beersmith2' binary.  I had to disable rpath checks in the spec file to avoid an error.
2. you link against a newer version of wxWidgets compared to what ships in F16, so we still need to ship your local copies.  Is this a hard dependency or if you recompiled on F16 would things be fine?  It would be nice to not redistribute libraries that are already in the distro.

spec: http://aronparsons.s3.amazonaws.com/beersmith.spec
RPM: http://aronparsons.s3.amazonaws.com/beersmith-2.0.60-1.fc16.x86_64.rpm

 

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