RPM 4.10.3 Release Notes

Download information

  • The original 4.10.3 release contained a potentially dangerous regression and has been pulled out of distribution permanently. Use RPM instead

Summary of changes from RPM 4.10.2

General bugfixes and enhancements

  • Fix install-regression introduced in RPM 4.10.0 which can cause creation of real files and directories skipped when the path is shared with a %ghost.
  • Tranlation updates

Package building

  • Make double-quoting work for special %doc for consistency with rest of %files section (ticket #858)
  • Fix rpmspec –parse to not require sources and patches to be present
  • Report the actual unknown option instead of ? in parametrized macros

Build process

  • Use secure_getenv() instead of private __secure_getenv() when available