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Re: LDAP/BDB log purging

On Monday 12 March 2007, Todd Lyons wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 10, 2007 at 10:08:06AM +0100, Tony Earnshaw wrote:
> >Installing from packages where details of all packages are kept in a
> >database gives gives many huge advantages, this is recognized by most,
> >if not all, major OS vendors. I, too, was once too lazy (or ignorant) to
> >learn to build my own program packages where I couldn't beg, borrow or
> >steal others'. Well, now I can.
> If anybody wants to build rpms easier from sources, get mezzanine and
> specgen (included in mezzanine).  You can either do it locally or with a
> VC backend (version control, ala cvs or svn) to manage your versions
> that mezzanine will build.  It takes a few hours of playing with it to
> understand the process, but the advantages are HUGE.  The lead developer
> of mezzanine has two really nice writeups on it here:
>   http://beta.kainx.org/articles/index.php

I don't think this is the forum to discuss various package building tools that 
are available (and I will not even bother to list similar tools).


Buchan Milne
ISP Systems Specialist - Monitoring/Authentication Team Leader

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