[Spread-users] RPM package and some questions

Theo Schlossnagle jesus at omniti.com
Tue Aug 20 14:18:45 EDT 2002

Juan Carlos CORUÑA wrote:

>I'm trying to compile a RPM package, but I still have problems writing a
>script to start and stop spread.
>Has anybody compiled a RPM package yet? Can you mail me a copy?
>Another question is about the user/group you run spread. What is the
>recommendation? Do you create a system user/group called spread? How do
>you run spread? Maybe "su -c spread spread"? And the redirection of the
I believe the FreeBSD port "Spread" maintainer has addressed this 
issues.  I would suggest looking at the patches and extra file included 
in the FreeBSD ports tree and see how you would incorporate them in the 
an RPM.

Theo Schlossnagle
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