Re: cowbuilder and --distribution experimental
On Fri, 4 Apr 2008 13:04:24 +0200, "Salvatore Ansani" <email@example.com> wrote:
> Hi again mentors !!!
> I've now a strange problem creating an experimental COW image.
> I use "cowbuilder --create --distribution experimental" but I obtain an
> unmet error with e2fsprogs (PreDepends: libuuid1 (>= 1.34-1)).
> libuuid1 package is correctly downloaded and configured on chroot
> environment :(
> Same error overriding EXTRAPACKAGES with =libuuid1.
experimental is not a complete distribution. You cannot just use
--distribution experimental. I think that you should use an unstable chroot
and add to apt experimental sources. You will also have to provide a
correct /etc/apt/preferences (otherwise, experimental repository will not
Why whould you like to build in an experimental chroot ?