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Re: Installing packages to a foreign system


On Thu, 08 Oct 2009, Goswin von Brederlow wrote:
> Phillip Susi <psusi@cfl.rr.com> writes:
> > On 10/7/2009 12:42 AM, Goswin von Brederlow wrote:
> >> I use xen or kvm. With a chroot you can never be sure some maintainer
> >> doesn't do something like this.
> >>
> >> But if you do see something of this kind I would report it as bug.
> >
> > Well, you can be sure it won't happen if you don't bind mount /sys,
> > /proc, and /dev into the chroot.  But I guess that answers my question
> > then; if a package fails to install because there is no /sys, /proc,
> > and /dev, then it is broken and should be bug reported.
> Nah, you can need those.

Can you please stop this discussion here and continue it in a more
appropriate place ?

This has nothing to do with the development of dpkg.

Raphaël Hertzog

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