[pacman-dev] RootDir using symlinks -> problem

Xavier shiningxc at gmail.com
Sat Sep 29 12:14:11 EDT 2007

2007/9/29, Xavier <shiningxc at gmail.com>:
> Running pacman -v with this config gives the following :
> Root      : /data/share/devel/pacman/pacman/foo/
> DB Path   : /home/xav/pacman/pacman/foo/var/lib/pacman/

That's because the alpm_option_set_root function in libalpm/trans.c
calls realpath.
So should realpath be called for the other paths as well? At least for db path?

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