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Re: Building d-i as a package

Alastair McKinstry wrote:
> On Sun, 2003-04-06 at 08:12, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
>>And I am fairly sure the buildd is compiling as a normal user and not
>>root.  This will at the moment make it impossible to build the boot
>>floppies.  I suspect this package will fail to build on all platforms
>>until mtools/syslinux will work on an image instead of a loopback
>>mounted device.
> Hmm. More work than I had hoped to have to do. But if it has to be done,
> it'll be done.
Recent upstream syslinux already does support that, I've filed a wishlist bug
against syslinux and use a private version successfully for that. (Cf. my
message from April 3rd in this thread.)



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