[pacman-dev] [PATCH] Make 'SRCDEST', 'PKGDEST' and 'PKGSRCDEST' respect the 'BUILDDIR'

Allan McRae allan at archlinux.org
Tue May 28 00:57:57 EDT 2013

On 28/05/13 14:33, 郑文辉(Techlive Zheng) wrote:
> 2013/5/28 Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org>:
>> On 28/05/13 02:07, Techlive Zheng wrote:
>> Explain your patch in the commit message.
>>> ---
>>>  A task has also been added to the bugtracker:
>>>  https://bugs.archlinux.org/task/35498
>> This is intended.  If I set BUILDDIR to a tmpfs (which is mostly the
>> point of this...), then I do not want the final packages being stored
>> there.  Or the sources.
> I keep a separate partition for ABS build on my disk, and my PKGBUILDs
> are always located aside the actual project sources, that's why I need
> downloaded source and target tars to be placed in the BUILDDIR.

I don't understand.  You want to store the source files and built
packages in their own directory for each package but separate from the

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