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Accessing RPM Mailing Lists and Newsgroups

The RPM mailing list provides the best source of technical RPM information. You can post questions and get quick, useful responses. If you are working with RPM, you should subscribe to this mailing list. For details on viewing the RPM mailing list archives and signing up for the list, see
To help avoid unwanted commercial e-mail (in other words, spam), you need to register with a user name and password to subscribe to the mailing list or view the archives.
A Usenet newsgroup, named linux.redhat.rpm, also provides a forum for asking RPM-related questions. You can read this newsgroup with any newsreading program.