[Buildroot] [PATCH] boost: Pass staging dir to --with-icu option.

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Thu Feb 7 14:47:00 UTC 2013

Dear Ignacy Gawedzki,

On Thu, 7 Feb 2013 14:48:35 +0100, Ignacy Gawedzki wrote:
> When using the --with-icu option without specifying the directory,
> boost's bootstrap.sh script will look at "common" locations (lines
> 289-294):
>     COMMON_ICU_PATHS="/usr /usr/local /sw"
>     for p in $COMMON_ICU_PATHS; do
>       if test -r $p/include/unicode/utypes.h; then
>         ICU_ROOT=$p
>       fi
>     done
> With buildroot it may surely become problematic at some point.

This looks sensible. However, it doesn't explain how Boost could have
been finding ICU before your patch. Any idea?

Thomas Petazzoni, Free Electrons
Kernel, drivers, real-time and embedded Linux
development, consulting, training and support.

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