[arch-general] SRCDEST="/path/to/folder"

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Sun May 31 09:35:26 EDT 2009

Baho Utot wrote:
> I am Building in a clean chroot according to the wiki
> The Chroot sub-directory is /home/Chroot/root
> I have set SRCDEST="/sources" in the makepkg in /home/Chroot/root/etc
> and then 
> mkdir /home/Chroot/root/sources 
> chmod 777 /home/Chroot/root/sources
> Is this correct to get makepkg to store the sources in that
> sub-directory?
> It presently doesn't work for me or I did something wrong.
> Can anyone help?

As far as makepkg goes, it should store the sources in /sources.  But my 
guess is makechrootpkg is moving the source files from there to the 
directory you launched it from.  Have not actually looked at this though.


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