[Buildroot] [git commit] libffi: switch to using a Git version, brings Microblaze and Xtensa support
markos.chandras at gmail.com
Thu Feb 14 17:14:52 UTC 2013
On 5 February 2013 14:57, Peter Korsgaard <jacmet at sunsite.dk> wrote:
> commit: http://git.buildroot.net/buildroot/commit/?id=ddd69b5609cc9bd954afcfc2f91831d64b9cfff7
> branch: http://git.buildroot.net/buildroot/commit/?id=refs/heads/master
> We already had backported patches for the Blackfin and AArch64
> support, and now we would have needed to also backport the Xtensa
> support and the Microblaze support. This starts to get crazy.
> Let's switch to using a Git version from Github, until libffi finally
> releases a new stable version.
> In order to achieve this, we also need to:
> * autoreconf the package, so that a libffi.pc file gets generated
> * manually install the libffi.pc file, because it doesn't get
> installed by libffi Makefile, for some reason
> * remove the part of the target post install hook that was messing
> with libffi.pc, since it was modifying the one in STAGING_DIR
> (which is odd for a target post install hook), and the libffi.pc
> file is anyway not installed to the target anymore.
> Signed-off-by: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com>
> Signed-off-by: Peter Korsgaard <jacmet at sunsite.dk>
> .../libffi-0001-Add-support-for-Blackfin.patch | 1044 ---------
> ...fi-0002-Add-aarch64-support-from-upstream.patch | 2326 --------------------
> package/libffi/libffi.mk | 29 +-
> 3 files changed, 23 insertions(+), 3376 deletions(-)
> Patch is too large, so refusing to show it
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A new libffi is released. Maybe we should revert to the old
Makefile now that a new version is out?
I can provide a patch if needed.
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