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Re: Is it possible to dynamize "requires" at RPM build time?



Once upon a time, Matthew Miller <mattdm mattdm org> said:
> On Wed, Aug 23, 2006 at 11:22:32AM -0400, Jesse Keating wrote:
> > On Wednesday 23 August 2006 11:06, Chris Adams wrote:
> > > Not that I'm advocating it, but why?  rpmbuild is pretty much
> > > independent of the RPM database except for querying build dependencies.
> > The rpm database may not have been created with the same rpm you'd be
> > using in the buildroot. *BOOM*
> 
> You're using "buildroot" in the mock-buildsystem-buildroot sense, not the
> rpm-BuildRoot sense, right? Doesn't the chrooted environment get its own rpm
> and rpm database? Isn't that the one you want to use?

Yeah, I was thinking that after sending my previous email.  Wouldn't it
be considered a bug if the RPM database in a chroot environment didn't
match the RPMs installed in that chroot?
-- 
Chris Adams <cmadams hiwaay net>
Systems and Network Administrator - HiWAAY Internet Services
I don't speak for anybody but myself - that's enough trouble.


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