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Re: How to create a clean build environment?

On Fri, 2012-07-06 at 10:07 +0200, Thomas Schwinge wrote:
> Hi!
> On Thu, 05 Jul 2012 14:39:26 +0200, Svante Signell <svante.signell@telia.com> wrote:
> > Are there instructions somewhere on how to create a clean build
> > environment. I have allocated a separate partition on two (kvm) boxes
> > for this purpose.
> I may be misunderstanding what exactly you are asking -- but if you start
> From a clean state (a fresh installation or the QEMU image would qualify,
> I'd assume), and then just add the build dependencies of the package you
> want to build, wouldn't that be a clean build environment?  But that
> surely isn't new to you, so probably I'm missing something here.

Thanks, that would work. I was more interested if it could be done on a
separate partition, maybe using chroot. How are the buildds set up to
get a clean environment, what is pre-installed from start (before
installing package dependencies), etc?

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