[csw-maintainers] Problems building CSWgar

Dagobert Michelsen dam at opencsw.org
Mon Nov 9 21:47:40 CET 2009

Hi Maciej,

Am 09.11.2009 um 20:43 schrieb Maciej (Matchek) Blizinski:

> On Mon, Nov 9, 2009 at 5:49 PM, Maciej (Matchek) Blizinski
> <maciej at opencsw.org> wrote:
>> On Mon, Nov 9, 2009 at 5:20 PM, Ben Walton <bwalton at opencsw.org>  
>> wrote:
>>> Excerpts from Maciej (Matchek) Blizinski's message of Mon Nov 09  
>>> 12:14:44 -0500 2009:
>>>> When building CSWgar, I'm getting this error message:
>>>> Looking for bad strings...
>>>>         for badpath in /export/medusa /opt/build ; do
>>>>         for badpath in /export/medusa /opt/build ; do
>>>> ERROR: build-machine paths found in file
>>> GAR contains checkpkg which contains those strings.  Self fulfilling
>>> prophecy.  Special case exemption would be in order, me thinks.
>> Perhaps a little obfuscation, say, rot13 could help?
>> for badpath in $(echo /rkcbeg/zrqhfn /bcg/ohvyq | gtr a-mn-z n-za- 
>> m); do ...
> I've found out that there are two checkpkg instances, one in
> CSWcswutils, and one in gar/v2/bin.  Is it intended?

Let me put it this way: I am aware of it :-) It was already this
way when I took over GAR. It may be better to rely on CSWcswutils
and let GAR depend on the package.

> Anyway, I updated both of them and bumped the version of CSWcswutils.
> I think I'll have to wait until the updated package
> (>=cswutils-1.14.6) is installed on the buildfarm.

Um, no, as GAR depends on the checkpkg inside the repository.


   -- Dago

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