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Changing the version number for RPMs

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> I want to create RPM's from the CVS source code so I can compile on one
> box and install it on others. I would like to edit the version # so I
> know the difference between official released RPM's and my "homemade"
> RPM's.

Near the top of '', these two lines:

AC_INIT(rivendell,0.9.80,Fred Gleason <>) AM_INIT_AUTOMAKE(rivendell,0.9.80)

Change the version string, then do:


After that, the usual ./configure ; make ; make install gets it done.