[Buildroot] [PATCH 06/19] libiconv: add an error when both libiconv and locale are enabled

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Thu Jul 29 21:48:49 UTC 2010

This error should never show up if all Buildroot dependencies are
correct. However, rather than failing horribly later on, catch this
particular case early on and error out.

Signed-off-by: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com>
 package/libiconv/libiconv.mk |    7 +++++++
 1 files changed, 7 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/package/libiconv/libiconv.mk b/package/libiconv/libiconv.mk
index cc40cd4..a3f762a 100644
--- a/package/libiconv/libiconv.mk
+++ b/package/libiconv/libiconv.mk
@@ -23,3 +23,10 @@ ifneq ($(BR2_ENABLE_DEBUG),y)
 	$(STRIPCMD) $(STRIP_STRIP_UNNEEDED) $(TARGET_DIR)/usr/lib/libcharset.so.*
 	touch $@
+# Configurations where the toolchain supports locales and the libiconv
+# package is enabled are incorrect, because the toolchain already
+# provides libiconv functionality, and having both confuses packages.
+$(error Libiconv should never be enabled when the toolchain supports locales. Report this failure to Buildroot developers)

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