[Buildroot] How to configure proftpd 1.3.0a package inbuildroot

Paul pbor1234 at zonnet.nl
Wed Jan 16 20:17:43 UTC 2008

Thanks, i added:

  toolchain/patch-kernel.sh $(PROFTPD_DIR) package/proftpd/ *.patch

To .unpacked: in /buildroot/package/proftpd/proftpd.mk

And it works.

-----Original Message-----
From: Bernhard Fischer [mailto:rep.dot.nop at gmail.com] 
Sent: woensdag 16 januari 2008 20:27
To: Paul
Cc: buildroot at uclibc.org
Subject: Re: [Buildroot] How to configure proftpd 1.3.0a package inbuildroot

On Wed, Jan 16, 2008 at 07:46:41PM +0100, Paul wrote:
>As a newby i'm stuck in the following, help is appreciated.
>I have selected the proftpd (1.3.0a) package in 'make menuconfig' and it
>build fine.
>Now I want to add the iconv patch (see for example
>where it is described to run ./configure with some options to add the
>modules in question. If i do this (in the buildroot/build_powerpc/...) it
>fails and i think this is due to the fact that the staging_dir tools should
>be used which is not done the way i run ./configure.
>My question: how should i do this correctly?

you would apply the patch before configuring, usually in the .unpacked
. See patch-kernel.sh usage in other packages.


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