Linux - `rpm --rebuild` gives an error 'unknown option'

Answer ID 168
Published 11/30/2004 07:45 AM
Updated 02/25/2008 10:48 AM

`rpm --rebuild` gives an error "unknown option"


Recent versions of rpm no longer support the "--rebuild" option;

if you have such a version of rpm, you should instead use the command

`rpmbuild --rebuild`.  The `rpmbuild` executable is provided by the

rpm-build package.

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