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Re: [opensuse-packaging] Automatically install a specific package for build
  • From: Magnus Boman <captain.magnus@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 25 Oct 2008 20:13:56 +0800
  • Message-id: <1224936836.29335.9.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

On Sat, 2008-10-25 at 12:09 +0200, Bernhard Walle wrote:
* Magnus Boman [2008-10-25 19:59]:

Trying to build the latest GNOME for openSUSE 11.0. A fair amount of
those packages (~150) seem to require pcre-devel to be able to build
(which is not the case on Factory).
Is there an easy way to tell OBS to automatically install this package
during build for a specific project?

What is the advantage compared with BuildRequires?

Well, it's a 150 packages failing, built straight from G:F (ie, not
copied since we want them to build automatically when G:F is updated) so
thought if there was a way that didn't take a weeks effort, it'd be


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