[Buildroot] Hiding non-buildable packages

Bernhard Fischer rep.dot.nop at gmail.com
Wed Aug 22 21:20:34 UTC 2007

On Wed, Aug 22, 2007 at 10:59:24PM +0200, Ulf Samuelsson wrote:

>Granted, but do we need it to be perfect?, I think not!
>I know that openssh does not work due to lack of 64 bit math.

You are - for the second time today - tempting me to just apply my
openssh update which i know may have trouble in some odd places, just
>I do not think it works for any architecture.
>Why should every newbie try this out for themseleves,
>only to find that it does not build...

Since the default works fine, if somebody tries hard to shoot themselves
in the foot, why prevent them from doing so?
>Much better to hide it from the build, and then let the guy
>which really wants it to reenable and debug it.

No. That's not my approach.
Let defaults work, if you change anything, be prepared to keep all

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