[OpenAFS] openafs-kernel for 2.6.14 ?
Sat, 03 Dec 2005 08:49:00 -0600
> I don't see in that case the advantage of using rpms, as the
> installation starting from the tar.gz involves less steps,
> and the overall times are similar.
An RPM, having been built once, can be distributed to many machines at
your site. They also have advantages with regard to tracking the
software on the machine; permitting clean uninstalls; permitting extra
queries ("what files are in this package?", "what package owns this