myra.nelson at hughes.net
Sat Jun 18 14:07:23 EDT 2011
On Fri, Jun 17, 2011 at 13:12, Myra Nelson <myra.nelson at hughes.net> wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 17, 2011 at 12:53, Ionut Biru <ibiru at archlinux.org> wrote:
>> On 06/17/2011 08:38 PM, Myra Nelson wrote:
>>> I'm attempting to set up a clean chroot to build packages in. I've
>>> followed the
>>> instructions on the wiki page
>>> I've read all the posts on the forum, than man pages, and the mailing
>>> (I may have missed something) and haven't found any answer to my problem;
>>> Steps to recreate:
>> <wipe everything>
>> quick todo. simple way
>> sudo extra-x86-64-build or sudo extra-i686-build
>> does the clean chroots in /var/tmp and it does two things
>> 1) if chroot doesn't exists it will create and start compiling
>> 2) if chroot exists, clean the chroot and start compilation.
>> the schemas for chroots are like this:
>> /path/to/chroot/root - the clean one
>> /path/to/chroot/$usr - the one that is used for compilation and gets clean
>> now, if you want to modify mirrorlist from chroot take in consideration that
>> is taken from system /etc/pacman.d/mirrorlist first mirror.
>> now depending of what you want to modify in makepkg.conf some variables can
>> be read and exported inside chroot from ~/.makepkg.conf like MAKEFLAGS,
>> for pacman.conf you should edit /path/to/chroot/root/etc/pacman.conf
>> to use makechrootpkg use makechrootpkg -rc /path/to/chroot without specify
>> anything else and mkarchroot wants a /path/to/chroot/root as parameter
> I'll give this a try later. Thanks for the suggestion.
> Life's fun when your sick and psychotic!
Thank you very much. This is much more elegant. I
appreciate the assistance.
Life's fun when your sick and psychotic!
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