[arch-releng] pacman.conf.{i686,x86_64} ignored by archiso?

Dieter Plaetinck dieter at plaetinck.be
Fri Apr 6 11:12:20 EDT 2012

On Fri, 06 Apr 2012 11:48:27 -0300
Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi <vmlinuz386 at yahoo.com.ar> wrote:

> On 04/06/2012 11:24 AM, Dieter Plaetinck wrote:
> > in the releng env
> > (http://projects.archlinux.org/users/dieter/releng.git/tree/) it seems the
> > pacman.conf.{i686,x86_64} files are now being ignored. (i enabled testing in there but it's not used)
> > Frankly I don't even know/remember how this ever worked, I can't find a reference to these files anywhere.
> > How does one control which pacman.conf archiso must use during building of the arch environment it puts on the isos?
> >
> > Dieter
> >
> I do not know about how these scripts works, the only thing that I can 
> say is about archiso:
> build.sh (wrapper to mkarchiso) does not have a parameter to set a 
> pacman.conf, so mkarchiso by default will use /etc/pacman.conf.
has this always been like this?

> Can you point me where is supposed to be used these files in 
> releng-scripts? I can not found any references in the tree.

exactly, that's what I said.  I don't know where these files are ever used. They should be used when building the iso's.

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