[Buildroot] [PATCH] libarchive package added

Daniel Mack daniel at caiaq.de
Tue Sep 1 22:59:17 UTC 2009

On Tue, Sep 01, 2009 at 05:16:29PM +0200, Peter Korsgaard wrote:
>  Daniel> We need that library for a binary which is linked
>  Daniel> statically. Installing it is not necessary in our case.
>  Daniel> But as the default is 'y', this should not be a disadvantage
>  Daniel> for anyone.  We could, of course, also delete it manually at a
>  Daniel> later point.
> Ok, we don't normally do this per-package - So I'm hessitant to add it
> here. Other than that, it looks fine.

Hmm, maybe that should be an option to more packages then, and it could
be added on demand, eg. whenever someone needs that.

But I understand that you're hessitant, so drop that part if you like,
and we remove the installed files later from our postbuild script. No
problem :)


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