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Which tool to build a RPM inside a chroot?

I'm using pbuilder to build my binary package for Debian. pbuilder creates a chroot environment, installs all the packages declared as required for the build, and then builds the binary .deb packages ...
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Passing options to lintian in pdebuild

debuild has an option --lintian-opts that allows to pass options to lintian. How can I pass options to lintian from pdebuild?
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how to add apt-utils in aptcache so cowbuilder/pbuilder can use it?

I was running cowbuilder --update and got the following - $ sudo cowbuilder --update [sudo] password for shirish: I: Copying COW directory I: forking: rm -rf /var/cache/pbuilder/build/cow.12496 I: ...
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pbuilder , is there a way to generate and keep log files with human-readable time-stamps

This is what my existing ~/.pbuilderrc is which is symlinked to ~/root/.pbuilderrc $ cat ~/.pbuilderrc BASEPATH="/var/cache/pbuilder/sid-amd64/base.cow" DISTRIBUTION="sid" MIRRORSITE="http://deb....
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pbuilder create err

I am trying to create pbuilder. When I do sudo create pbuilder, I get following error: E: Failed getting release file http://security.debian.org/debian-security/dists/sid/Release E: debootstrap ...
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Command not found: pdebuild fails, fakeroot succeeds

I'm updating a debian package and I need to call an external build dependency which is actually a toolchain. It doesn't have a deb package so I can't provide Build-Depends. I've chosen to include it ...
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Running maintenance commands in pbuilder chroot using cron

We run an automated build system using pbuilder-dist. We use it to build our open source project Snap Websites to produce nightly builds. Currently we are building against Ubuntu "trusty." The issue ...
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pbuilder --build --no-clean-after

I want pbuilder on debian to create a chrooted env, install build dependencies, build a package and then launch a shell and let me analyze the build directory. For example, if I run: sudo pbuilder --...
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