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Bug#329770: ITP: kern2deb -- Convert RedHat kernel-VER.src.rpm to a Debian package

On Fri, Sep 23, 2005 at 09:17:26AM +0000, Russell Stuart wrote:

> Convert a Red Hat kernel source rpm (eg kernel-2.4.21-20.EL.src.rpm)
> into Debian kernel source and binary packages (eg
> kernel-source-2.4.21.redhat_2.4.21.redhat.20.el.deb and friends).

AFAICS, you need an additional dependency on rpm.

$ kern2deb -r no kernel-2.6.12-1.1456_FC4.src.rpm 
/usr/bin/kern2deb: line 198: rpm2cpio: command not found
cpio: premature end of archive
kern2deb: Could not find .spec file in kernel-2.6.12-1.1456_FC4.src.rpm.

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