Re: buildd administration
Blars Blarson <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> In article <email@example.com> firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
>>- How can I get information from "inside" a buildd, e.g. temporary files
>> created during a failed build.
> First pass answer: you can't. sbuild (tries to) clean up after builds.
> Alternate: try to get a porter to redo the build and give you the desired
> Best: rewrite your build script to put the desired info into the build log.
> Instead of:
> foo >/tmp/foo 2>&1
> if foo >/tmp/foo 2>&1 ; then : ; else cat /tmp/foo ; exit 1 ; fi
Thanks, but I knew that. I should have specified the context: What I
really meant was that during building of packages foo and bar, tetex-bin
was installed as a build-dep, and failed to configure. The postinst
leaves a temporary file in /tmp if it fails, and this is the file I wanted.
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