[CentOS-devel] [altarch] multiarch docker images

Karanbir Singh

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Thu Jan 28 08:13:41 UTC 2016

On 28/01/16 06:34, Fabian Arrotin wrote:
> On 27/01/16 20:17, Manfred Touron wrote:
>>> On 27 Jan 2016, at 16:43, Karanbir Singh <mail-lists at karan.org 
>>> <mailto:mail-lists at karan.org>> wrote:
>>> I believe that is the crux of the matter - Armhfp is not
>>> installer driven, but image driven. There are no installer images
>>> created for that platform, hence no boot.iso or DVD images etc.
>> Ok, that makes sense.
>> Is this possible to do something like “debootstrap" or alpine
>> linux' “apk” do, i.e:
>> mkdir rootfs cp yum-static rootfs chroot rootfs ./yum-static
>> install base
> more or less, yes, and that's how the actual armhfp .img files were
> created (yum --installroot=)
> As said before on irc, have a look at https://github.com/mndar/rbf
> (and for example
> https://github.com/arrfab/rbf/blob/master/templates/centos-cubietruck.xml)
> BTW, if you just need the RootFS, why not using one of the generated
> images, and get what you need from that image ?

If you want, we can also just run the image builds for you - if you let
us know what the specific requirements are - we already do that for many
vendor clouds / vps setups etc

Karanbir Singh
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