base kernel to build fedora
Richard W.M. Jones
rjones at redhat.com
Mon May 24 12:04:12 UTC 2010
On Sun, May 23, 2010 at 11:11:57PM -0400, Tom Lane wrote:
> I could maybe buy "fedora N is built on fedora N-1", but there are two
> problems with that: first, you'd need a separate build farm for every
With mock running directly inside Xen VMs as is the case now, then
yes. But with mock running inside a tiny VM which is just launched
for the purpose of the build, you shouldn't need extra build farms.
> and second, fedora N-1 is still a moving target for much of the
> life of fedora N.
Well, this gets back to the updates policy :-)
The issue is what kernel does Fedora N-1 have, and that should
hopefully be a bit more stable.
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