Package Details: rpm2cpio 20040702-2

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Package Base: rpm2cpio
Description: Convert .rpm files for extraction with /usr/bin/cpio
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Licenses: custom
Submitter: haawda
Maintainer: None
Last Packager: haawda
Votes: 37
Popularity: 0.494512
First Submitted: 2010-08-25 21:04
Last Updated: 2015-06-08 22:45

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anatolik commented on 2015-05-10 20:53

Error building this package:

==> Building and installing package
==> ERROR: Missing package() function in /tmp/yaourt-tmp-anatol/aur-rpm2cpio/./PKGBUILD
==> ERROR: Makepkg was unable to build rpm2cpio.

ruario commented on 2012-06-15 13:32

The source is gone. 404 on so flagging out of date since nobody can build this package now.

Also this is not really needed since bsdtar (part of libarchive, on which pacman depends) is found on every single Arch install and bsdtar can open rpms directly.

If you must have it for reasons that escape me. Here is a better (supports LZMA and XZ compressed rpms) version in Python:

haawda commented on 2011-01-31 18:00

Yes, at least similar.

danitool commented on 2011-01-30 21:12

perhaps same functionality as rpmextract from official repos?