[CentOS-devel] Mock patch speeds up 'mock init' to 5 Seconds from cache (linked, rsync'd)

Wed Oct 28 15:24:21 UTC 2009
Shad L. Lords <slords at lordsfam.net>

Brian Schueler wrote:
> The patch is 'mock-cp_al.patch' and applies to mock-0.6.13.

The problem with linking files inside the chroot with files in a "base" 
copy is there are a few programs that will modify a file directly.  If 
this happens you will modify the "base" file and taint your original copy.