Other RPM Resources

For more information on RPM, check out the man page, the help screen (rpm --help), and the RPM documents available at


There is also an RPM book available. It's called Maximum RPM, and it is available from Red Hat, at your local bookstore and through online booksellers. It contains a wealth of information about RPM for both the end-user and the package builder.

An on-line version of the book is available at http://www.rpm.org/.

There is also a mailing list for discussion of RPM-related issues, called .

The list is archived on http://www.redhat.com/support/mailing-lists/. To subscribe, send mail to with the word subscribe in the subject line.