Re: Does anybody plan to keep using sbuild with Squeeze or older chroots?
Ian Jackson writes ("Re: Does anybody plan to keep using sbuild with Squeeze or older chroots?"):
> Johannes Schauer writes ("Does anybody plan to keep using sbuild with Squeeze or older chroots?"):
> > does anybody plan to use sbuild in Stretch with Debian Squeeze or older
> > chroots?
> > If you still want to be able to use Squeeze chroots for some reason, please
> > shout!
I should say, thanks for asmking.
And to those others who replied, I would like to point out that
answers of the form "oh no surely they don't" to questions like
Johannes's can be harmful.
> I want to be able to build backports to old installations.
Is there some other way for me to be able to do this which doesn't
involve all that annoying work ?
What would happen if we took older sbuild and arranged for it to be
coinstallable with the new sbuild, so that one could use sbuild-old
for the old chroots ?
Or perhaps there are other ways of doing this. Sadly I don't think
running a jessie chroot containing a lenny chroot (or whatever) is a
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