[CentOS] Setting up a chroot

Johnny Hughes johnny at centos.org
Tue Jun 10 21:37:28 UTC 2008

Mark Hull-Richter wrote:
> On Thu, 2008-05-29 at 13:52 -0500, Johnny Hughes wrote:
>> Probably the best thing to do is to use mock to build in.
>> You provide it with some repos and it automatically creates a chroot to 
>> build things.
>> http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Projects/Mock
>> That has some instructions, though you should be able to yum install mock.
> That doesn't seem to work with the "standard" repositories - is there
> one in particular where this lives?
> I tried downloading a source tarball, but it has dependencies that
> neither I nor yum recognized....

yum list mock:

Available Packages
mock.x86_64                              0.6.13-1.el5.centos.1  extras

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