On Tuesday, February 13, 2018 10:15:42 PM CET Michal Novotny wrote: > On Tue, Feb 13, 2018 at 9:51 PM, Michal Novotny <cl...@redhat.com> wrote: > > > Hello, > > > > On Tue, Feb 13, 2018 at 12:54 PM, Michael Šimáček <msima...@redhat.com> > > wrote: > > > >> On 2018-02-13 11:47, Pavel Raiskup wrote: > >> > >>> Sorry, I wanted to CC fedora devel before, forwarding. > >>> > >>> Pavel > >>> > >>> On Tuesday, February 13, 2018 10:54:55 AM CET Pavel Raiskup wrote: > >>> > >>>> Because we are unable to find a consensus on implementation details, > >>>> it's > >>>> likely we'll drop this feature from copr API and it will be probably a > >>>> bit > >>>> more complicated to setup mock chroot for local tests in future (you'll > >>>> need to have builder machine with copr-rpmbuild installed, which brings > >>>> a > >>>> lot more runtime dependencies at least). > >>>> > >>>> From user perspective, do you mind if we dropped `copr mock-config` > >>>> command? > >>>> > >>>> > >> I didn't know this command existed, but there were multiple times in the > >> past where I wished something like this had been available (It didn't exist > >> back then). It was usually situation like this: "Hi, I'm trying to build > >> $package in $copr and it fails because of $build_tool that you maintain, > >> can you help me?". And since I had no idea how his copr was set up, it took > >> me a lot of time before I was able to reproduce the problem. So, I would > >> find the feature useful, especially in instances outside Fedora, which > >> usually have more complex configurations. > >> If it had to be dropped, I'd appreciate if copr could display the > >> configuration of given project for non-owners. That way it would be easier > >> to construct my own config, without trying to guess stuff based on the > >> logs. > >> > > > > First, thanks for your input. This is very useful information for us. > > Next, I would like to ask if it was ok to put all the functionality about > > build-testing and building itself into just a single package: > > copr-rpmbuild. I think having things on just one place can help us focus on > > doing them really well and as the copr-rpmbuild tool is already responsible > > for building, I think it would be a perfect place to add additional > > build-debugging functionality like printing-out/dumping mock configs, > > enablement to run just a part of the build process, possibility to enter > > the build environment interactively etc. Would this be alright? > > > > I need to add that with this tool you really need to know _what_ you are > building to be on the safe side. It is similar to running rpmbuild locally > (unless you are really just dumping mock configs).
I use 'copr mock-config' for working with buildroot, even if I don't want to build anything (mock --shell). So except from mock, any other deps installed by copr-rpmbuild are useless and I don't want them on my box basically. Pavel > > Thank you again for your feedback > > Michal > > > > > >> > >> Michael > >> _______________________________________________ > >> copr-devel mailing list -- firstname.lastname@example.org > >> To unsubscribe send an email to copr-devel-le...@lists.fedorahosted.org > >> > > > > _______________________________________________ copr-devel mailing list -- email@example.com To unsubscribe send an email to copr-devel-le...@lists.fedorahosted.org