dnf.plugin.builddep man page

dnf.plugin.builddep — DNF builddep Plugin

Install whatever is needed to build the given .src.rpm, .nosrc.rpm or .spec file.

WARNING:

Build dependencies in a package (i.e. src.rpm) might be different than you would expect because they were evaluated according macros set on the package build host.

Synopsis

dnf builddep <package>...

Arguments

<package>
Either path to .src.rpm, .nosrc.rpm or .spec file or package available in a repository.

Options

--help-cmd
Show this help.
-D <macro expr>, --define <macro expr>
Define the RPM macro named macro to the value expr when parsing spec files.
--spec
Treat arguments as .spec files.
--srpm
Treat arguments as source rpm files.

Examples

dnf builddep foobar.spec
Install the needed build requirements, defined in the foobar.spec file.
dnf builddep --spec foobar.spec.in
Install the needed build requirements, defined in the spec file when filename ends with something different than .spec.
dnf builddep foobar-1.0-1.src.rpm
Install the needed build requirements, defined in the foobar-1.0-1.src.rpm file.
dnf builddep foobar-1.0-1
Look up foobar-1.0-1 in enabled repositories and install build requirements for its source rpm.
dnf builddep -D 'scl python27' python-foobar.spec
Install the needed build requirements for the python27 SCL version of python-foobar.

Author

See AUTHORS in your Core DNF Plugins distribution

Info

Sep 29, 2016 1.0.0 dnf-plugins-core