[Pkg-rpm-devel] Bug#867680: osc: support both obs-build and vanilla build

Michal Čihař michal at cihar.com
Sun Jul 9 05:52:31 UTC 2017


Luca Boccassi píše v So 08. 07. 2017 v 13:56 +0100:
> In Debian SUSE's "build" package is renamed to "obs-build", and so
> osc
> carries a patch to make it compatible.
> Unfortunately the patch makes it incompatible with SUSE's version.
> Very
> often when doing development, upstream sources are used.
> This is a constant cause of problems and confusion among many users
> in
> my workplace, myself included.
> I have sent a patch upstream, which was just merged, to make osc
> compatible with both obs-build and build. This will make things much
> easier for users:
> https://github.com/openSUSE/osc/pull/306
> The patch is attached inline, and it would be great if it could be
> used
> in place of the existing one. It's adapted to apply on top of 0.156.

I will anyway update the package, so maybe it's better to wait for
upstream version with integrated your patch.

> As a stretch goal, it would be nice if the Recommends could be
> changed
> from "obs-build" to "obs-build | build", so that things won't break
> when using SUSE's upstream repository.

I'm not really sure about this - the build is really too generic
package name. In the end this is only recommends, so it really doesn't
force you to install obs-build if you know what you are doing with
third party packages.

	Michal Čihař | https://cihar.com/ | https://weblate.org/
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