Determining package set for build

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at
Sat Sep 22 07:45:37 UTC 2012

On Fri, Sep 21, 2012 at 08:21:29PM -0600, Orion Poplawski wrote:
> I'm trying to track down a problem with scipy not building on F18
> due to a test crashing.  However it builds fine in rawhide, and on
> F18 using my local mock builder (which runs F17).  I'd like to
> compare the package list for the buildroots for each build to look
> for differences.  I can get this with a fair amount of difficulty
> from root.log, but it seems like it would be nice if the output of
> rpm -qa could be added to the mock logs and provided in koji.  Does
> this seem reasonable?  Or perhaps another rpm -qa in root.log after
> installing the buildrequires?  In the meantime, if anyone has any
> root.log parsers to generate this, I'd be grateful.

I guess the potential amount of information that could be logged by
mock and would be useful to someone sometime is enormous!

Can you run 'rpm -qa' in your package's %prep or %build section


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