pbuilder twice in a row option

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at kitterman.com
Mon Aug 4 17:49:45 BST 2008

On Mon, 4 Aug 2008 17:16:07 +0100 Matt Zimmerman <mdz at ubuntu.com> wrote:
>On Sun, Aug 03, 2008 at 04:11:13PM -0400, Nicolas Valcarcel wrote:
>> 	I've just write a --build-twice-in-a-row feature for pbuilder that
>> allows pbuilder users to test if clean work as expected and i need some
>> testing, so far i have test it and it's working, but i will prefer to
>> have a second (or more) opinions on the feature. The new package can be
>> downloaded from my ppa [1], and i will appreciate really much that you
>> test it and send me some suggestions/comments.
>> 	Thanks in advance!
>> 1. https://edge.launchpad.net/~nvalcarcel/+archive
>Nice work.  Is it coincidental that this is one of Debian's release goals
>for Lenny?

No. It's not.  I came up with the idea working on a package for Lenny and 
being frustrated with my normal pbuilder oriented workflow not dealing with 
this well.  I filed a wishlist bug and nxvl took it up.

>I'm sure Debian developers would appreciate the patches to find and fix
>these bugs.

He's already sent the patch to Debian's BTS.

Scott K

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