[tor-talk] Tor Browser repository for Fedora 17 and 18
j at jamielinux.com
Sat Jan 19 20:21:14 UTC 2013
> Jamie Nguyen:
>> Hi, I'm the maintainer for Tor package on Fedora EPEL.
>> I've set-up a (GPG signed) repository for Fedora 17 and 18 with Tor
>> Browser RPM packages. It optionally includes SELinux protection for the
>> Tor Browser. (Tor client/server already has SELinux protection on Fedora.)
>> More info here:
> How could you create it?
> Please share you knowledge if that could ease the process of creating .debs.
Sure. The scripts I use to make the SRPM are available on Gitorious .
Essentially it's taking the Firefox SRPM from Red Hat, applying the
patches from Tor Browser, and doing some "other stuff". This "other
stuff" is documented in the CHANGELOG .
The SRPM itself is not included in the repository (as you can just
generate it from the scripts), but I've just made it available here .
(I then use the SRPM to build the RPM packages in mock. I think
debootstrap is the rough Debian equivalent to mock.)
Hope that helps.
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