[Buildroot] Hiding non-buildable packages

Bernhard Fischer rep.dot.nop at gmail.com
Wed Aug 22 19:13:20 UTC 2007


On Tue, Aug 21, 2007 at 10:28:57PM +0200, Ulf Samuelsson wrote:
>A lot of the packages does not build.

Fixing them is the right thing to do.

>Some only build for some targets.

Certain packages (think specific HW support) should depend on a specific
arch. Which are these?

>I think it would be nice to have the possibility
>to set a config item, which resulted in that only
>packages which seems to build are really visible.

I object to this if you just want to avoid helping to provide patches to
upstream that do fix the respective packages that are ment to work fine.



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