Linux Packaging Specification

Table of Contents
I. Package Format and Installation
1. Software Installation
Package File Format
Package Script Restrictions
Package Tools
Package Naming
Package Dependencies
Package Architecture Considerations
List of Tables
1-1. RPM File Format
1-2. Signature Format
1-3. Index Type values
1-4. Header Private Tag Values
1-5. Signature Tag Values
1-6. Signature Digest Tag Values
1-7. Signature Signing Tag Values
1-8. Package Info Tag Values
1-9. Installation Tag Values
1-10. File Info Tag Values
1-11. Package Dependency Tag Values
1-12. Index Type values
1-13. Package Dependency Attributes
1-14. Other Tag Values
1-15. CPIO File Format