[tbb-dev] Trouble building Tor Browser on Debian stretch

David Fifield david at bamsoftware.com
Fri Apr 22 02:49:44 UTC 2016

On Wed, Apr 13, 2016 at 09:06:05AM -0400, Joseph Bisch wrote:
> I usually run Gitian directly on whatever host OS I use, so I don't have
> experience with running it in a chroot.
> When I was trying to reproduce the issues using a Stretch chroot and
> trying to create a Precise VM in it, I actually couldn't get far
> enough to reach the issues you were experiencing. What command are you
> using to enter the Stretch chroot (like chroot or systemd-nspawn)?

Sorry about using the term "chroot"--I am not building inside a chroot.
I was referring to the staged OS files that vmbuilder creates (vmbuilder
calls it "self.context.chroot_dir").

> I would bring the patches up to upstream[0] and see what they think about
> them.
> [0] - https://launchpad.net/vmbuilder

Thanks. The patches are just hack workarounds, though.

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