simple build system for personal repos?

Iain Arnell iarnell at
Mon Feb 8 20:00:01 UTC 2010

On Mon, Feb 8, 2010 at 2:28 PM, Kevin Kofler <kevin.kofler at> wrote:
> Eric Springer wrote:
>> In my experience, it's only good for building opensuse packages. The
>> problem I had with building Fedora packages is that it builds against
>> Fedora at release, rather than against updates (and in my case
>> wouldn't even run on an updated system). I asked around on IRC and
>> their mailing lists, but there didn't seem to be any solutions.
> You could probably try to rebuild the updates you need within your personal
> repo, then your builds should pick them up. But indeed this really sucks.

Presumably, this is only really a problem with their OBS. If we had
one of our own, it should be no problem to point it at rawhide (and
release+updates) to build properly up-to-date packages.


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