[Buildroot] [PATCH v2 1/3] toolchain: workaround musl/kernel headers conflict
baruch at tkos.co.il
Wed Nov 16 15:45:16 UTC 2016
On Tue, Nov 15, 2016 at 11:33:47PM +0100, Thomas Petazzoni wrote:
> On Sun, 13 Nov 2016 22:33:31 +0100, Arnout Vandecappelle wrote:
> > However, if bridge-utils and norm are really the only packages that suffer from
> > this problem, is it really worthwhile to apply this workaround?
> I'm sure there are more packages that we have patched for this reason,
> and possibly other build failures still unfixed that would get fixed
> (or at least partially).
> *However*, the musl folks have already committed a patch that
> apparently resolves the problem:
> Baruch, could you investigate whether this musl commit fixes the header
> conflict problem for bridge-utils and norm?
The commit log links to this musl commit and to a mailing list report that
this fix is not enough on its own. As a result of this discussion Felix Janda
posted a kernel patch to address the issue. See also Rich's response.
Even if this patch is accepted, we'll most likely have to keep this
workaround, or an equivalent, for as long as we support kernel headers v4.9
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