[Buildroot] [PATCH 2/3] libxcb: fix path to Python modules

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at uclibc.org
Thu May 6 08:59:18 UTC 2010

>>>>> "Thomas" == Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com> writes:

 Thomas> When building libxcb, the variable XCBPROTO_XCBPYTHONDIR must point to
 Thomas> the location where the Python modules needed to run the c_client.py
 Thomas> program are installed. The path
 Thomas> $(STAGING_DIR)/usr/lib/python2.6/site-packages was hardcoded. However,
 Thomas> it doesn't work when the version of Python installed on the host is
 Thomas> Python 2.5.

So we depend on python being available on the host? Shouldn't we just
use the hostpython stuff we already have and E.G

Alternatively we should probably add a check in libxcb.mk and print an
$(error if it isn't there.

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

More information about the buildroot mailing list