updating two interdependent packages in new build system

Matthew Miller mattdm at mattdm.org
Sat Jul 14 02:57:33 UTC 2007

On Fri, Jul 13, 2007 at 09:09:25PM -0400, Jesse Keating wrote:
> >   Packages in destination tag dist-fc7-updates-candidate are not
> > inherited by build tag dist-fc7-build
> >   Target dist-fc7-updates-candidate is not usable for a chain-build
> > Which I'm sure is a very meaningful error message to someone....
> http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Koji/CurrentKojiTags

Okay, thanks. It actually does make perfect sense, but maybe it'd be nice to
include a "translated" error message as well.

> We have to do a manual override when you need to update a chain of
> packages.

Could you go ahead and do that for the wxGTK-2.8.4-3.fc7 packages?

> That said, we are willing to experiment with self updating, once bodhi
> gains the ability to prevent an update from being pushed that was built
> against another package that either isn't released yet, or isn't marked
> for release.  Once that support is in, we'll open the buildroot to be
> self updating and chain-build will work once again.

I understand the concern, but doesn't this basically fill your days? I mean,
it basically applies to any update that requires rebuilt dependencies....

Matthew Miller           mattdm at mattdm.org          <http://mattdm.org/>
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