[Mageia-dev] help wanted for building a buildnode-in-a-VM
boklm at mars-attacks.org
Thu Mar 10 00:22:36 CET 2011
On Thu, 10 Mar 2011, Maarten Vanraes wrote:
> for the purpose of testing package building locally;
> - you're a careful packager and test out everything locally before submitting
> - you're a novice packager and want to practise
> i would like to make a VM that acts like a buildnode, with the following
> - mageia system (not mandriva)
> - preferably headless
> - ssh on by default
> - building 32bit AND 64bit packages
> - using chroots to build and preferably having basesystem chroots on it. also
> cleans up so buildrequires are properly tested, and lint checking and what
> else a buildnode normally does.
This can be done using iurt.
> - no signing step
> - still as small as possible so it can be put somewhere for downloading.
> - nice to have is possibly a sort of local submission tree so submitting
> could also be practised.
You mean installing a full build system in a VM ?
You can try to do it using puppet, and the puppet modules on svn :
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