rpmbootstrap - Tool similar to debootstrap for RPM based distributions

Property Value
Distribution Mageia 5.1
Repository Mageia Core i586
Package name rpmbootstrap
Package version 0.12.2
Package release 4.mga5
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 43.78 KB
Download size 26.85 KB
Official Mirror distrib-coffee.ipsl.jussieu.fr
It helps building a chrooted environment for RPM based distributions
in a similar way as debootstrap for deb based distributions.


Package Version Architecture Repository
rpmbootstrap-0.12.2-4.mga5.noarch.rpm 0.12.2 noarch Mageia Core
rpmbootstrap - - -


Name Value
perl >= 5.8.4
perl(Data::Dumper) -
perl(English) -
perl(File::Basename) -
perl(File::Copy) -
perl(File::Find) -
perl(Getopt::Long) -
perl(LWP::UserAgent) -
perl(ProjectBuilder::Base) -
perl(ProjectBuilder::Conf) -
perl(ProjectBuilder::Distribution) -
perl(ProjectBuilder::Env) -
perl(ProjectBuilder::Version) -
perl(strict) -
perl-ProjectBuilder -
perl-base >= 2:5.20.1
perl-libwww-perl -
wget -


Name Value
rpmbootstrap == 0.12.2-4.mga5


Type URL
Binary Package rpmbootstrap-0.12.2-4.mga5.noarch.rpm
Source Package rpmbootstrap-0.12.2-4.mga5.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable Mageia Core repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install rpmbootstrap rpm package:
    # urpmi rpmbootstrap




2014-10-15 - umeabot <umeabot> 0.12.2-4.mga5
+ Revision: 743969
- Second Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
2014-09-16 - umeabot <umeabot> 0.12.2-3.mga5
+ Revision: 688705
- Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
2013-10-18 - umeabot <umeabot> 0.12.2-2.mga4
+ Revision: 522387
- Mageia 4 Mass Rebuild
2013-02-28 - bcornec <bcornec> 0.12.2-1.mga3
+ Revision: 400604
- Updated to upstream 0.12.2
2013-01-22 - fwang <fwang> 0.11.3-3.mga3
+ Revision: 390806
- update rpm group
2013-01-14 - umeabot <umeabot> 0.11.3-2.mga3
+ Revision: 380457
- Mass Rebuild - https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Feature:Mageia3MassRebuild

See Also

Package Description
rpmcheck-0.0.2368-13.mga5.i586.rpm A tool to check consistency of rpm repositories
rpmconstant-0.1.4-6.mga5.i586.rpm A library to bind RPM constant values
rpmdevtools-8.3-9.mga5.noarch.rpm RPM Development Tools
rpmdrake-6.20-1.mga5.noarch.rpm Mageia graphical front end for software installation/removal
rpmlint-1.5-2.mga5.noarch.rpm RPM correctness checker
rpmlint-mageia-policy-0.2.28-7.mga5.noarch.rpm Rpmlint policy for Mageia
rpmmon-0.6.3-13.mga5.noarch.rpm Helps you build better RPMs
rpmorphan-1.12-4.mga5.noarch.rpm List packages that have no dependencies (like deborphan)
rpmrebuild-2.11-3.mga5.noarch.rpm A tool to build rpm file from rpm database
rpmstats-0.6.1-10.mga5.i586.rpm Gather statistics from installed packages
rpmsync-1.7-11.mga5.noarch.rpm Script to rsync update an RPM repository mirror
rpmtidy-1.0-3.mga5.noarch.rpm Deletes obsolete RPMS from cache
rpmtools-7.00-3.mga5.i586.rpm Various RPM command-line tools
rrdcached-1.4.8-10.mga5.i586.rpm Data caching daemon for RRDtool
rrdcollect-0.2.9-7.mga5.i586.rpm Round-Robin Database Collecting Daemon