[arch-dev-public] Committing multi-arch split packages

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Mon Jun 21 05:47:11 EDT 2010

On 21/06/10 19:40, Jan de Groot wrote:
> So we have multi-arch split package support in Makepkg now. I tested
> this a bit, and results are nice:
> $ du -hs /srv/ftp/testing/os/*/wesnoth-1.8.2-2-*.pkg.tar.xz
> 266M    /srv/ftp/testing/os/i686/wesnoth-1.8.2-2-i686.pkg.tar.xz
> 266M    /srv/ftp/testing/os/x86_64/wesnoth-1.8.2-2-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz
> $ du -hs wesnoth-1.8.2-3-* wesnoth-data-1.8.2-3-any.pkg.tar.xz
> 3.2M	wesnoth-1.8.2-3-i686.pkg.tar.xz
> 3.2M	wesnoth-1.8.2-3-x86_64.pkg.tar.xz
> 262M	wesnoth-data-1.8.2-3-any.pkg.tar.xz
> Downside of this is that makechrootpkg builds the -any package twice, so
> things could be improved there.
> Question is: how will commitpkg and our dbscripts handle this?

Both will not find the "any" package (assuming that is the overridden 
arch line).


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