[Buildroot] [PATCH 2/9] Fix link flags of mtdutils

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Thu Oct 16 21:38:29 UTC 2008

Le Thu, 16 Oct 2008 17:15:40 -0400,
"hartleys" <hartleys at visionengravers.com> a écrit :

> Just did a quick glance at the patch above, I don't think it would
> work for the mtd package. The patch add TARGET_LDFLAGS to the
> TARGET_CONFIGURE_OPTS. The mtd package doesn't use Autotools so I
> don't think it will see the change.

TARGET_CONFIGURE_OPTS is supposed to be used in all packages when
calling ./configure, as far as I understand (and it's the case in the
packages I had a look at). TARGET_CONFIGURE_OPTS is of course also used
by Makefile.autotools.in.

> It should work for usbutils. But I'm not sure if the "-Wl,--rpath-link
> -Wl,$(STAGING_DIR)/usr/lib" is also needed.

Without this, I get linking problems like:


(read the whole thread for an analysis of my issue, and how I found
this solution).


Thomas Petazzoni, Free Electrons
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