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Re: [Xen-devel] building xen without mercury repository access

To: Guillaume Rousse <Guillaume.Rousse@xxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [Xen-devel] building xen without mercury repository access
From: Keir Fraser <Keir.Fraser@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 07 Feb 2008 08:18:46 +0000
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On 6/2/08 22:10, "Guillaume Rousse" <Guillaume.Rousse@xxxxxxxx> wrote:

> That:
> make[2]: entrant dans le répertoire «
> /home/guillomovitch/cooker/xen/BUILD/xen-3.2.0 »
> [..]
> Pulling changes from http://xenbits.xensource.com/linux-2.6.18-xen.hg
> into linux-2.6.18-xen.hg.
> pulling from http://xenbits.xensource.com/linux-2.6.18-xen.hg
> searching for changes
> no changes found

Yes, I was wrong. :-)

> However, I just found out than using the repository was just the default
> behaviour. The following env variables allow to use a local pristine
> kernel tarball:
> export XEN_LINUX_SOURCE=tarball
> export KETCHUP=/bin/true
> It's just a bit difficult to grab in the makefile to find it :/

You can override them on the make command line.

 -- Keir

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