[arch-general] Build in clean chroot

Baho Utot baho-utot at columbus.rr.com
Thu Mar 10 19:53:02 EST 2011

On 03/10/2011 07:38 PM, Linas wrote:
> Baho Utot wrote:
>> This gives me an error
>> /build/PKGBUILD: line 25: cd: /trinity.source/kdepim: Too many levels
>> of symbolic links
>> I want to symlink the svn repo to inside the chroot so when
>> makechrootpkg -c -r<chrootdir>  creates the clean copy it doesn't have
>> to copy the entire svn source code to the clean copy, as it is almost
>> 2G is size.
>>   Anyone know of a way to get around this?
> symlinks can't go out of chroots. So /home+build/../trinity.source
> inside the chroot is /../trinity.source and the parent of root being
> root, resolves to /trinity.source which is /home+build/trinity.source.
> In summary: the symlink points to itself.
> The solution is to use mount --bind /trinity.source
> /home+build/trinity.source
I will try that Thank you

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