[Buildroot] [PATCH v2 1/1] package/avahi: bump to version 0.8

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at bootlin.com
Thu Feb 20 14:56:43 UTC 2020

On Thu, 20 Feb 2020 10:15:26 +0100
Jörg Krause <joerg.krause at embedded.rocks> wrote:

> This bump also includes:
>  * Drop upstream security patch which is included in the new version
>  * Unconditionally disable support for Qt5 [1] (same as Qt3 and Qt4)
>  * Drop dependency on host-inttool, as avahi switched to host-gettext [2]
>  * Conditionally enable support for libevent [3]
>  * Drop disabling support for Qt3, Qt4, and GTK, which are disabled by
>    default now
> [1] https://github.com/lathiat/avahi/commit/5dbb32767ae3f5a371cfbd04b4e3a9a634b8efc4
> [2] https://github.com/lathiat/avahi/commit/3d5a0c68057e2ed76187a0bb565baaa10d566003
> [3] https://github.com/lathiat/avahi/commit/998e20cd76927ce978fb5676820a38308e21f45d
> Signed-off-by: Jörg Krause <joerg.krause at embedded.rocks>
> ---
> v2 [suggested by Thomas Petazzoni]:


>  * host-gettext (as replacement for host-intltool) is not needed
>  * drop disabling support for Qt3, Qt4, and GTK, which are already
>    disabled by default

Even if they are disabled by default, it's good to disable them
explicitly in the .mk file. My question in my previous review was more
"do they really still have qt3 support ?". But besides that I'm all for
keeping the --disable-<foo> for explicitly disabling features we don't


Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Bootlin
Embedded Linux and Kernel engineering

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