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@michaelrsweet michaelrsweet released this Oct 11, 2017 · 2 commits to master since this release

EPM 4.4 is a maintenance release that fixes RPM packaging and several build
issues. Changes include:

  • The default prefix is now the usual /usr/local (Issue #45)
  • Really fix 64-bit Intel packages on Debian-based OS's (Issue #48)
  • Fixed a build issue on Solaris 11 (Issue #50)
  • Fixed a bug in temporary file cleanup when symlinks are used (Issue #51)
  • Added DESTDIR support to makefiles (Issue #55)
  • Fixed RPM support on AIX (Issue #56)
  • Reverted the hard links optimization from EPM 4.2 since it is causing
    problems with the latest version of RPM (Issue #57)
  • Packages on macOS now use "macos" as the operating system name for


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@michaelrsweet michaelrsweet released this Feb 27, 2017 · 34 commits to master since this release

The new release fixes several issues on Linux and OS X and adds support for signed packages. Changes include:

  • Now use pkgbuild on newer versions of OS X, and added support for signed packages (Bug #497)
  • Fixed some file handling issues when creating RPM packages (Bug #523)
  • EPM now maps the x86_64 architecture to amd64 when creating Debian packages (Bug #295)
  • %format stopped working in EPM 4.2 (Bug #296)
  • %literal(spec) did not insert the literal content in the correct location (Bug #302)
  • Fixed some incorrect string handling (Bug #290)
  • Fixed a compatibility issue with RPM 4.8 (Bug #292)
  • Fixed a build dependency problem (Bug #291)
  • The EPM makefile now uses CPPFLAGS from the configure script (Bug #300)
  • Updated the standard path used by portable package scripts to include /usr/gnu/bin for Solaris (Bug #301)
  • Added support for %literal(control) in Debian packages (Bug #297)


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