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I hope this is the right place to post this. I have a problem building an RPM from the activemq tarball downloaded and I was wondering if anyone could help me on this.

In several locations like:

there are files that contain a Dollar sign on them, i.e.


These files names make the rpmbuild process to fail as it does not copy properly these files because of the $ sign.

Could anyone tell me the porpuse of these files and the reason of the dollar sign?