[arch-general] problem with fakeroot
attila at invalid.invalid
Wed Feb 20 13:05:26 EST 2008
On Mittwoch, 20. Februar 2008 13:19 Karolina Lindqvist wrote:
> I digged a little bit deeper to find the problem.
Thanks for more background about it.
> The short story is that fakeroot sets LD_PRELOAD="libfakeroot.so", but
> should be LD_PRELOAD="/usr/lib/libfakeroot/libfakeroot.so" to make it work.
I don't know how it is for you but i need fakeroot only for makepkg ... which
is not a wonder.-) So i do the only what i can and test how it will works if
i append your suggested value at the begin of /usr/bin/makepkg:
After this very little change i run makepkg and now i have no error messages
> The long story:
> I don't use stock kdelibs, since it can't handle flash properly, but I am
> using a later snapshot which can. Therefore I also have to do a "make -f
> admin/Makefile.common dist", but it should not make any difference?
> Wrong, it does.
Strange that it makes a difference because the PKGBUILD from abs have a line
with "make -f admin/Makefile.common dist" too.
Annotation: Do you know the informations from ? Some times ago this doesn't
works for me but on sunday i give it a second try and now it works.
> I would vote for that fakeroot should give a proper LD_PRELOAD with path, or
> that libfakeroot.so is moved to /usr/lib, and that is the problem and the
Perhaps you should make a feature request that makepkg includes the
informations what be needed from libfakeroot.
See you, Attila
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