Onward branch

Mordae mordae at anilinux.org
Mon Sep 22 09:47:09 PDT 2008


On Saturday 20 September 2008 18:49:59 Mordae wrote:
> On Saturday 20 September 2008 10:08:06 Mordae wrote:
> > Oh man, checkinstall people already did it. Newest installwatch can
> > divert installation to another directory. And if the script is modified a
> > bit, it can even work with fakeroot (LD_PRELOAD=...:$LD_PRELOAD).
>
> Okay, I take it back. It does not work very well (chmod for one). And it
> should have been `LD_PRELOAD="... $LD_PRELOAD`. Okay, diving into C, I want
> something like that working...

Okay, impossible unless you rewrite glibc's INLINE_SYSCALL or create a new 
kernel module introducing one syscall and at least one signal. Giving up for 
now. ;] Let's use DESTDIR and be happy.



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