[Buildroot] [PATCH] Fix the Python build when running Linux 3.*

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at uclibc.org
Sun Aug 14 06:53:19 UTC 2011

>>>>> "Maxime" == Maxime Ripard <maxime.ripard at free-electrons.com> writes:

 Maxime> When compiling Python on a host running Linux 3.0, the sys.platform
 Maxime> constant is set at "linux3". A lot of code (inside the interpreter
 Maxime> itself, its build system and third party apps and libraries) relies on
 Maxime> it to be linux2 on a Linux system.

 Maxime> This leads to the build of the target python package to break.

 Maxime> This behaviour has been reported on the Python bugtracker but is not
 Maxime> fixed yet.

 Maxime> http://bugs.python.org/issue12326

Committed, thanks.

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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