[Ovirt-devel] oVirt Source Repository Refactoring
Perry N. Myers
pmyers at redhat.com
Tue Sep 9 12:55:45 UTC 2008
Neil Wilson wrote:
> 2008/9/8 Perry N. Myers <pmyers at redhat.com>:
>> To do a build (similar to build-all.sh in previous releases) do:
>> $ make -f /usr/share/ovirt-release/ovirt.mk build
> My base install Fedora server complains about the lack of rpmbuild
> with this command. Is there a missing dependency on the devtools?
Sending to ovirt-devel, in case other people have the same question...
Building the appliance from source
2. There are a handful of packages required to build the appliance.
Some of these RPMs are located in the oVirt repository so make sure to
follow the instructions above on installing the ovirt-release RPM first.
Install them with:
# yum install ruby ruby-devel ruby-gettext-package rubygem-rake
avahi-devel rpm-build libvirt-devel hal-devel dbus-devel createrepo
Switching to ovirt.mk from build-all.sh didn't remove the requirement to
have all of the above packages installed for the build.
Most of these dependencies are encoded as BuildRequires in the RPM spec
files, however rpmbuild itself can't be a BuildRequire in a spec file.
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