[arch-releng] Final checklist for 2009.01/02

Evangelos Foutras foutrelis at gmail.com
Sat Jan 31 19:46:21 EST 2009

Pierre Schmitz wrote:
> Am Sonntag 01 Februar 2009 00:05:42 schrieb Dieter Plaetinck:
>> FS#13068: we have to wait until grub-gfx package is updated for 64bit
> How should this be built. I tried to set the DESTARCH in the PKGBUILD to 
> x86_64; but the resulting package is still i686. (according to pacman -Qip). 
> CARCH=x86_64 makepkg does not work, too.

The following worked for me on a i686 machine:

cp -r /var/abs/community/system/grub-gfx .
cd grub-gfx
cp /var/abs/core/grub/{ext4,grub-inode-size}.patch .
sed -i -e 's|DESTARCH="i686"|#DESTARCH="i686"|' -e 
's|#DESTARCH="x86_64"|DESTARCH="x86_64"|' PKGBUILD

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