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To:Arch Linux Release Engineering From:Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi Subject:Re: [arch-releng] [releng-scripts]: add dosfstools to releng-chroot-manager Date:Tue, 17 Apr 2012 09:24:32 -0300
 

On 04/17/2012 08:24 AM, Keshav P R wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 15, 2012 at 20:07, Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi
> <vmlinuz386@yahoo.com.ar> wrote:
>> On 04/15/2012 07:27 AM, Dieter Plaetinck wrote:
>>> On Fri, 13 Apr 2012 17:18:40 -0300
>>> Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi<vmlinuz386@yahoo.com.ar> wrote:
>>>
>>>> - extrapkgs="vim mc base-devel git svn cvs mkinitcpio libisoburn
>>>> squashfs-tools devtools libui-sh"
>>>> + extrapkgs="vim mc base-devel git svn cvs mkinitcpio libisoburn
>>>> squashfs-tools dosfstools devtools libui-sh"
>>>>
>>>> otherwise x86_64 isos does not build.
>>>>
>>> commit message could be a bit more useful. why would it not build
>>> otherwise? what's contained within dosfstools that's needed?
>>>
>> ** For configs/releng build.sh needs theses packages (build host):
>> + dosfstools for mkfs.vfat
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi
>> \cos^2\alpha + \sin^2\alpha = 1
>>
> Isn't this something trivial? When you guys decided to merge efistub
> booting, and when it is clear that the script requires mkfs.vfat,
> shouldn't the package that provides mkfs.vfat be included, along with
> that patch. You have added efibootmgr that is required only during
> runtime, but left out (initially) dosfstools that is required for iso
> generation scripts in the first place. Why do it in two separate
> steps?
>
> Regards.
>
> Keshav
>
This is a separate project managed by Dieter. releng.git != archiso.git ;)

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Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi
\cos^2\alpha + \sin^2\alpha = 1