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How to update Fedora Linux RPMs with newer upstream source code releases

Fedora Linux comes with dnf package manager. This quick tutorial explains how to update an SRPM with the latest upstream source release. For impatient users who just can’t wait for their preferred RPM-based distro to release new versions of their favorite software.

Is your RPM based Linux distribution slow at updating your favorite package? Are you really impatient for the new hotness in a recently released version of a software of which you simply must have the latest version? Here is a quick-guide for rebuilding an RPM with up-to-date upstream sources.

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