Hi, On Montag, 22. November 2010, anatoly techtonik wrote: > What is the proper way to test packages inside chroot? you already found it :-) sadly you also found out, that often also problems in dependend packages are found. > piuparts fails with error that seem unrelated to my package: > > 0m35.5s ERROR: Broken symlinks: > /usr/lib/python2.4/site-packages/python-support.pth -> > /var/lib/python-support/python2.4/.path > > Can you recommend any best practices or helper scripts? a.) file a bug against the dependend package b.) use --warn-on-others which should make piuparts not complain about problems in dependent packages. It doesn't and cannot work for all cases. c.) use --no-symlinks to disable this particular test. d.) RTFM: http://piuparts.debian.org/doc/piuparts.1.html and http://piuparts.debian.org/doc/README.html (in no particular order) btw, what are you doing with python2.4? it's not in squeeze :) cheers, Holger
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