[maemo-developers] maemo-optify, autobuilder & /opt

From: Marius Vollmer marius.vollmer at nokia.com
Date: Thu Nov 5 09:24:52 EET 2009
ext Ed Bartosh <bartosh at gmail.com> writes:

>> If apt-get upgrade does indeed run during a build.  I no longer think it
>> actually does.  Checking the build log of maemo-optify certainly shows
>> no signs of running apt-get upgrade.
> I'm sorry. This is my faul. I thought you're asking about 'apt-get
> update'. sbdmock doesn't run 'apt-get upgrade', it just unpacks
> rootstrap and installs build deps.

Ahh, bummer.  And you say there is little chance of fixing sbdmock to
run apt-get upgrade as well?

(I would argue that any buildbot should run apt-get upgrade before
building things, and possibly even apt-get dist-upgrade.)

Anyway, let's assume we can not fix our own buildbot.

Then I propose to put maemo-optify into the sdk repo, add a dependency
to it from build-essential and make a new SDK release.

Whenever we need to update maemo-optify, we need to make a new

I don't think I am in the best positition to carry out this plan,
however.  Any takers?
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