These are some quick and dirty tools used for layering stuff on top of a Red Hat / RPM-based distro. They were developed mainly for the XFS-enabled RH7.x install CDs.
is a perl script that given an SRPM directory and an RPM
directory will identify missing packages. It's
srpm2bin to extract the package list from
repobuild outputs a list of SRPMs
that need to be built to make the binary RPM dir match the
a perl script that allows you to layer and merge RPM
repositories. It can be used to overlay specific packages
(for instance XFS-aware kernels) as well as adding/removing
packages to/from the pool.
splice outputs the
merged list of packages.
is a perl script that given an SRPM will output the list of
binary RPMs compiling the package would produce. For
# srpm2bin foo-1.0-1.src.rpm foo-1.0-1.i386.rpm foo-devel-1.0-1.i386.rpm foo-docs-1.0-1.noarch.rpm