yum-builddep (Re: Compiling 32bit on 64bit Fedora)

Panu Matilainen pmatilai at laiskiainen.org
Thu Sep 8 07:37:10 UTC 2011

On 09/08/2011 03:44 AM, Tony Breeds wrote:
> Hi All,
> 	On a related but different note.  How hard would it be to get
> yum-builddep to take an --arch arg to that we can esily get the 32-bit
> builddeps on a 64-bit system?

It's been recently implemented at upstream, see 
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=734983 for details.

Note that this is only possible when feeding spec-files to yum-builddep, 
and even then it requires that spec BuildRequires are using %{_isa} 
where relevant.

	- Panu -

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