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[opensuse-buildservice] Re: Handling BuildRequires: Package = 1.2.3
  • From: Matthew Drobnak <mdrobnak@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 19 Nov 2013 13:54:54 +0000
  • Message-id: <1384869293.2973.3.camel@mdrobnak-MacBookAir>
For, in the case of dependent items which have API
changes (ie, it will break), those packages are put in different

That seems like a large increase in administrative overhead if you are
using OBS as your main source of locally built software for an
organization. Ie, now I have to keep track of all of the repositories
that need to be put on a machine in order to be able to satisfy version

Where would one go about modifying the code to change this behavior?

On Tue, 2013-11-19 at 10:04 +0100, Andreas Schwab wrote:
Matthew Drobnak <mdrobnak@xxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

Why does OBS behave like this for BuildRequires? Why does it stop on
first match?

There is only one match. The repository where the packages are fetched
from (see osc ls -b <project>) doesn't distinguish between different
versions of the same package, it will carry the version that was built
last. If you want to use different versions of the same package you
need to either create separate projects or build in separate
repositories for each version.


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