[Buildroot] 2011.02 pkg-config problems?

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at uclibc.org
Thu Mar 10 11:37:37 UTC 2011

>>>>> "Thomas" == Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com> writes:

 Thomas> On Thu, 10 Mar 2011 12:17:43 +0100
 Thomas> Peter Korsgaard <jacmet at uclibc.org> wrote:

 >> Thanks for reporting this. The problem is that pkg-config doesn't have
 >> any explicit support for cross compilation, so we have to guess if a
 >> given variable refers to a target path or a host path. For this
 >> specific problem you could work around it by passing an explicit
 >> --with-fontrootdir=/usr/share/fonts/X11 to the configure step of the
 >> xfonts packages, but I have fixed pkg-config in git to only prepend
 >> the sysroot location when the includedir + libdir variables are
 >> requested, and not all variables like we did for 2011.02:
 >> http://git.buildroot.net/buildroot/commit/?id=117a8ea0eaabe

 Thomas> Maybe we need to release 2011.02.1 with this fix ?

Possibly. Lets give it a few days and see if anything else shows

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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