building makedumpfile 1.5.4 for sles11sp2?

Petr Tesarik ptesarik at
Tue Nov 5 07:39:15 EST 2013

V Mon, 04 Nov 2013 16:37:13 -0800
Jay Lan <jay.zen.lan at> napsáno:

> Hi,
> It seems the makedumpfile.spec was written for fedora. It
> probably would work in rhel, but I was not able to build it
> in an sles11sp2 build environment...
> The spec file complained it needed elfutils-devel-static.
> I tried to install elfutils-devel-static-0.156-5.fc19.x86_64.rpm
> to an sles11sp2, it then complained more failed dependency.
> How do I build makedumpfile with community tarball in an
> sles11sp2 environment? Thanks in advance!

What prevents you from using the sources (or even the binary RPMs for
your favourite SLES version) from


Petr T

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