rpm-build-4.1-1 incompatible with tar-1.16.1-1

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Fri Dec 29 17:45:00 GMT 2006

On Wed, Dec 27, 2006 at 12:40:01PM +0000, Dick wrote:
>I'm using rpmbuild to build a RPM package from a tarball but it doesn't work:
>$ rpmbuild -ta SOURCES/daco-0.tar.gz
>error: Failed to rename /home/eeto003/SPECS/rpm-spec.LpULlm to
>/home/dick/SPECS/tar: Pattern matching characters used in file names. Please,: m
>It seems like tar needs the --wildcards parameter (since a while) and rpmbuild
>doesn't know this.
>Could someone please fix this?

I'm struggling to understand what "tar" has to do with rpm.  I think
you probably need to do more debugging of this situation.


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