[Ovirt-devel] Re: [PATCH appliance] Move appliance creation out of spec file to Makefile

David Huff dhuff at redhat.com
Mon Nov 10 14:51:17 UTC 2008

Perry Myers wrote:
> Alan Pevec wrote:
>> Perry Myers wrote:
>>> -ln -s %{ovirt_cache_dir}/appliance-tmp tmp
>>> +    ln -s $(OVIRT_CACHE_DIR)/$(PACKAGE)-tmp tmp
>> ln -snf ... otherwise it fails 2nd time
> I stole that from your Makefile in ovirt-node :)  So it'll need to be 
> fixed there as well.
>> prolly not worth optimizing, but due to tmpdir name change 
>> (appliance-tmp -> ovirt-appliance-tmp) Fedora image will be 
>> re-downloaded ( ~100MB )
> Yeah, it's a one time thing.  And if someone is concerned they can just 
> move appliance-tmp to ovirt-appliance-tmp.
>>> -sudo su - -c "cd $(pwd) && appliance-creator --config 
>>> ovirt-appliance.ks \
>>> +    sudo -E appliance-creator --config $(PACKAGE).ks \
>> appliance-creator assumes grub in PATH, so this fails when installing 
>> grub. Until appliance-tools is fixed, workaround could be to modify 
>> PATH before running sudo
> Odd, I didn't have any problems with this.  Probably because I have 
> /sbin in my build user's path.  I'll add PATH setting to the Makefile to 
> fix this.
> Perry

This issues is only on a F9 build systems. In F-10 they added sbin to 
the standard users path.


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