[lfs-dev] Once more: Package Management

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at lightcubesolutions.com
Sat May 19 17:22:19 PDT 2012


On 5/19/12 7:29 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Certainly you have the privs, but I would like to have the capability of
> doing make DESTDIR=$DEST without being root.  I don't particularly like
> the developer saying "you have to be root to run install".  It's my
> system, not the developer's.

I believe that pacman handles that with fakeroot, when not running 
makepkg as root.

JH




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