A basic task for invoking the rpm executable to build a Linux installation file. The task currently only works on Linux or other Unix platforms with rpm support.


Attribute Description Required
specFile The name of the spec File to be used. Yes
topDir this is the directory which will have the expected subdirectories, SPECS, SOURCES, BUILD, SRPMS. If this isn't specified, the baseDir value is used No
cleanBuildDir This will remove the generated files in the BUILD directory. No
removeSpec this will remove the spec file from SPECS No
removeSource Flag (optional, default=false) to remove the sources after the build. See the the --rmsource option of rpmbuild. No
command very similar idea to the cvs task. the default is "-bb" No
output/error where standard output and error go No

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