Re: staying in stable but compiling for sid
2007/4/13, Steve Kemp <firstname.lastname@example.org>:http://www.miriamruiz.es/code/create_chroot_system.sh
You have several choices here:
* Use pbuilder to setup a build environment.
"heavyweight" but simple.
* Use chroots for building.
simple and well understood.
These two choices suffer in that you can't get a graphical
environment within them. So if you build a package for sid
which used Xorg you couldn't test it.
That's not exactly sure. You'll have a bit overhead but you can start X from a chroot. If you want, you can have a look at this:
Sorry, the explanation I did it in Spanish (
http://www.miriamruiz.es/weblog/?p=23 ) , but it's quite easy looking at the script.