[Fedora-livecd-list] [PATCH 2/6] Setting the install_root

Jeroen van Meeuwen kanarip at kanarip.com
Mon Aug 6 21:24:27 UTC 2007

Jeremy Katz wrote:
> On Sun, 2007-08-05 at 20:29 +0200, Jeroen van Meeuwen wrote:
>> This enables other applications using livecd-creator as a backend
>> application, while already having initialized a yum object configured
>> with a certain installroot (which once the yum object is initialized,
>> cannot be changed). Matching the build environment to what
>> livecd-creator expects results in trouble with other builds running
>> (eg., symlinking the actual yum installroot to "%s/install_root" %
>> self.build_dir).
> In practice, though, this is a bit of a moot point, since the API for
> using livecd-creator is the command-line and passing it a kickstart
> config.  At which point, the fact that you have another yum object
> doesn't really make much difference...

No matter what API you support, it doesn't prevent you from applying the
patch. Should I remove all cli options that refer to the configuration
directive to make livecd-creator itself not have this option?

Kind regards,

Jeroen van Meeuwen

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