[arch-dev-public] [Patch] makechrootpkg: fixed support for splitted package
snowmaniscool at gmail.com
Sun Aug 9 22:31:03 EDT 2009
On Sun, Aug 9, 2009 at 10:08 PM, Allan McRae<allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
> Eric Bélanger wrote:
>> On Fri, Aug 7, 2009 at 2:19 AM, Eric Bélanger<snowmaniscool at gmail.com>
>>> Here (inline and attached) are a couple of patches for makechrootpkg.
>> Here's a second patch. It fixes the copying of the package from the
>> chroot when the pkgver or pkgrel are different (e.g. device-mapper &
>> lvm2) :
> Be careful there.... man PKGBUILD:
> All options and directives for the split packages default to the global
> values given within the PKGBUILD. However, some of these can be
> overridden within each split package’s packaging function. The
> following variables can be overridden: pkgdesc, license, groups,
> depends, optdepends, provides, conflicts, replaces, backup, options and
> So overriding pkgver and pkgrel may not work as expected.
Thanks for the warning, I wasn't aware about that. From the package's
name and the .PKGINFO it seems to work, at least for different pkgver.
However, I haven't tested the packages yet.
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