multiple pbuilders

Jeffrey Ratcliffe jeffrey.ratcliffe at
Sun Jun 8 20:22:07 BST 2008

2008/6/8 Martijn van Iersel <amarillion at>:
> I'm trying to create multiple pbuilders, as described in
> I'm using the exact pbuilderrc
> mentioned in the howto, but with intrepid added to the list of possible
> values for DIST. It's not working. For some reason my .pbuilderrc is
> ignored. For example, if I do
> martijn at arlene:~$ DIST=blah sudo pbuilder create

I had exactly the same problem, and ended up solving it with:

sudo DIST=blah pbuilder create

i.e. the version of sudo in hardy doesn't seem to hand on the
environmental variables.



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