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Re: [opensuse-packaging] Questions about y2pmbuild
  • From: Ludwig Nussel <ludwig.nussel@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 19 Mar 2006 14:44:26 +0100
  • Message-id: <200603191444.26334.ludwig.nussel@xxxxxxx>
Guillermo Ballester Valor wrote:
> 1) I assume that in a SuSE 10.0 we can build environments for 10.0 and 9.x
> distros. Could we build future distros, i.e. 10.1?. Can I build 10.0 rpms in
> a 9.3 base system?

Likely. You need to either use a newer y2pmsh or create the config
files for the new distro manually.

> 2) We can point every dist to their net instalation sources. So y2pmbuild can

I'd use local repositories.

> build the proper environment. But, how can we apply the updates and patches
> of that base packages?. Should we build in a non-patched-since-release
> environment?

Mirror the update tree locally and run createrepo on it.


(o_ Ludwig Nussel
//\ SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, Development

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