File genromfs.spec of Package genromfs

# spec file for package genromfs (Version 0.5.2)
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# norootforbuild

Name:           genromfs
License:        GPL v2 or later
Group:          System/Boot
AutoReqProv:    on
Version:        0.5.2
Release:        74
Source:         %{name}-%{version}.tar.bz2
BuildRoot:      %{_tmppath}/%{name}-%{version}-build
Summary:        Utility for Creating romfs File Systems

Genromfs is a tool for creating romfs file systems, which are
lightweight, read-only file systems supported by the Linux kernel.
Romfs file systems are mainly used for the initial RAM disks used
during installation.

    Janos Farkas <>


make CFLAGS="$RPM_OPT_FLAGS -DVERSION=\\\"%{version}\\\"" LDFLAGS=

make PREFIX=$RPM_BUILD_ROOT mandir=%{_mandir} install


%doc COPYING NEWS ChangeLog genromfs.lsm romfs.txt
%doc %{_mandir}/man8/genromfs.8.gz

* Tue Jul 24 2007
- updated to 0.5.2 (fixes some bugs)
  * faked device names may contain the special characters
  "-" "_" and "+"
  * code changes -- avoid possible side effects of ntohl(),
  and report nonexistant directories instead of a segfault
- removed genromfs-0.5.1.patch, because was applied upstream
* Thu May 18 2006
- Don't strip binaries.
* Wed Jan 25 2006
- converted neededforbuild to BuildRequires
* Sun Jan 11 2004
- add %%defattr
* Tue Jan 22 2002
- version 0.5.1
* Thu Mar 02 2000
- Initial version