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Re: Bug#104798: Build failure on hppa (at least)

On Sat Jul 14, 2001 at 12:52:43AM -0800, Ethan Benson wrote:
> uh yeah you have to build boot-floppies as root, not fakeroot.  
> furthermore i don't think build daemons are supposed to build
> boot-floppies anyway they are special enough to where a real person
> really needs to do it.  AFAIK a real person for each archetecture is
> responible for building and uploading new versions of b-f, not any
> build daemon.

however, If we switched to using genext2fs instead of 
using loop devices to build the filesystems, then using 
fakeroot would work just fine...


Erik B. Andersen   email:  andersee@debian.org, andersen@lineo.com
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