[aur-general] architecture independent packages
roman.kyrylych at gmail.com
Tue Mar 18 17:43:34 EDT 2008
2008/3/16, Roman Kyrylych <roman.kyrylych at gmail.com>:
> 2008/3/16, Abhishek Dasgupta <abhidg at gmail.com>:
> > For an architecture independent package, is it sufficient to build the
> > package once,
> > rename it appropriately and upload?
> No, because there is arch = i686/x86_64 in .PKGINFO
> > Or should it be built on both 32 and 64 bit?
> No. :-)
> For example, you have i686 system:
> i686: makepkg (but do not use -c option)
> x86_64: CARCH=x86_64 makepkg -R
Oops, that doesn't work.
You'll have to edit .PKGINFO by hand and then repackage with -Rf and
rename the file to have x86_64 suffix (not needed for community
though, because AUR backend still doesn't support them).
Roman Kyrylych (Роман Кирилич)
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