[Buildroot] Derive HOST_FOO_DEPENDENCIES automatically

Arnout Vandecappelle arnout at mind.be
Tue Oct 4 16:15:51 UTC 2011

On Tuesday 04 October 2011 07:34:43, Thomas Petazzoni wrote:
> Le Mon, 3 Oct 2011 23:35:05 +0200,
> Arnout Vandecappelle <arnout at mind.be> a écrit :
> >  By the way, there is a disappointingly large number of packages that
> >
> > have a difference between FOO_DEPENDENCIES and HOST_FOO_DEPENDENCIES:
> Not necessarily a problem.

 The "problem" is that the gain of this change (as in number of lines removed) 
is not as large as I had hoped.

 23 files changed, 17 insertions(+), 34 deletions(-)

 Of course, an additional advantage of this change is that adding a host 
variant of a package has a much larger chance of working right away.

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