[Buildroot] [PATCH] package/e2fsprogs: disable use of magic.h

Max Filippov jcmvbkbc at gmail.com
Wed Nov 16 23:26:01 UTC 2016

RHEL 5.x does have magic.h, but it does not define all expected symbols.
In particular, the NO_CHECK symbols were only added in file 4.20 and RHEL
5.x is using 4.17. Don't use magic.h and libmagic when building host

Suggested-by: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com>
Signed-off-by: Max Filippov <jcmvbkbc at gmail.com>
 package/e2fsprogs/e2fsprogs.mk | 5 +++++
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+)

diff --git a/package/e2fsprogs/e2fsprogs.mk b/package/e2fsprogs/e2fsprogs.mk
index 022ba52..215a80d 100644
--- a/package/e2fsprogs/e2fsprogs.mk
+++ b/package/e2fsprogs/e2fsprogs.mk
@@ -51,6 +51,11 @@ endif
 # for util/subst.c to build properly.
+# Disable use of the host magic.h, as on older hosts (e.g. RHEL 5)
+# it doesn't provide definitions expected by e2fsprogs support lib.
+HOST_E2FSPROGS_CONF_ENV += ac_cv_header_magic_h=no \
+			   ac_cv_lib_magic_magic_file=no
 # util-linux libuuid pulls in libintl if needed, so ensure we also
 # link against it, otherwise static linking fails

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