[llvm-dev] [llvm-foundation] IMPORTANT: APT repo temporary switched off

Renato Golin via llvm-dev llvm-dev at lists.llvm.org
Wed Jun 1 11:28:57 PDT 2016

On 1 June 2016 at 19:20, Dan Liew <dan at su-root.co.uk> wrote:
> It seems there is already a repo for OpenSUSE [2]. We could try to
> incorporate support for other distros there are make our own given
> that we actually want to support multiple LLVM versions too.

Looks like they're all 3.8.0 based...

> If you want I could try to hack together a proof of concept using the
> existing Debian packaging files targeting one particular LLVM version.

If you don't mind, I really have no idea how to do that. :)

> If the proof of concept works well and the community don't mind moving
> we should probably talk to the OpenSUSE build service people about
> setting up a more permanent home for the packages there and getting
> involvement from downstream users because I don't want to maintain
> packaging scripts for distributions that I don't even use.

Absolutely. If we end up using their services, we need to make them
aware and be in sync. :)

Also, we should incorporate that maintenance into the same package as
we did the last apt repo.

Just make sure Anton is in the loop, and we should be able to get it
going after the prototype is approved by the other users.


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