[arch-general] Building packages, and their dependencies

Magnus Therning magnus at therning.org
Fri Oct 15 09:24:27 EDT 2010

On Fri, Oct 15, 2010 at 12:06, Ray Rashif <schiv at archlinux.org> wrote:
> On 15 October 2010 18:37, Magnus Therning <magnus at therning.org> wrote:
>> I have a tree of packages, organised similarly to ABS, i.e. directory
>> names match package name, and in each directory is a PKGBUILD (and
>> what else is needed).  Something like this:
>> my-packages/
>>  foo/
>>  bar/
>>    bar.install
>>  baz/
>>  ...
>> Is there some tool that would allow me to move into one of these
>> directories, build the package including any dependencies?  (Basically
>> an ABS helper that handles dependencies.)
> makeworld

Excellent, but is it possible to pass it a specific package that I
want to build, and only build its dependencies?


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