Re: debian.org machine with pbuilder/debootstrap?
On Wed, Apr 30, 2003 at 10:16:11PM -0400, Neil Roeth wrote:
> On Apr 30, Martin Schulze (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
> > Neil Roeth wrote:
> > > On Apr 28, Martin Schulze (email@example.com) wrote:
> > > > Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> > > > > Many have chroots but don't tend to have the relevant build-deps
> > > > > installed.
> > > > You can always send a mail into the direction of
> > > > firstname.lastname@example.org and ask for the packages which are missing.
> > > > You don't have to, but it's a common way to get things installed.
> > > ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
> > > What's the alternative?
> > Ask the wall in front of you.
> > That was hidden sarcasm...
> > Regards,
> > Joey
> Thanks for taking the time to respond. Now, maybe someone else can give me a
> useful answer. Let me rephrase the question:
> AFAIK, I cannot install packages on a d.o machine to satisfy build
> dependencies, because I don't have root permission. pbuilder with appropriate
> sudo permissions for all DDs would suffice, but it is usually not installed.
> So, is there any alternative for installing packages to satisfy build-deps
> other than sending email to debian-admin?
> If I'm being dense and the answer is obvious, I'm comfortable being told I'm
> dense, as long I'm also told the obvious answer. If the answer is "no", I'd
> also like to hear someone just say so.
No. Just mail debian-admin.
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