Re: compiling packages
On Thu, 22 Jun 2000, Christopher C. Chimelis wrote:
> On Thu, 22 Jun 2000, Stefano Curtarolo wrote:
> > we have bought a bunch of ef67 machines.
> Wow...wish I could even touch these things :-)
> > I would like to help Debian compiling some packages
> > for alpha.
> > Is here some coordinator who divides the packages
> > between volonteers ??
> Not really. Woody's packages are being compiled by the autobuilder and
> I'm handling the potato packages by hand until release. If you're
> willing, though, you could always offer access to the machines to Debian
> developers, allowing them to compile their own packages on them. We have
> a few Alphas already in such service, but more could never hurt :-)
Sorry, but for security reason I cannot allow people to use our systems.
If you want, and if autobuilder works under our ES40s, I could recompile
all woody and give access via ftp for main debian mirror.
> At the very least, I wouldn't mind having access since I compile the
> biggest packages out there (glibc, gcc, etc)...
gcc takes very little. All Xfree 4.0 takes 20-25 minutes to go.