[Buildroot] autopoint [was: Re: multchoice menu with kconfig]

Stefan Fröberg stefan.froberg at petroprogram.com
Mon Feb 18 22:03:11 UTC 2013

18.2.2013 23:36, Arnout Vandecappelle kirjoitti:
> On 18/02/13 17:32, Stefan Fröberg wrote:
>> Speaking of autoconf (or actually autoreconf):
>> I have a prelink package ready here and I had to do PRELINK_AUTORECONF =
>> YES what happens is that it complains about
>> missing ./ABOUT-NLS and ./config.rpath .
>> I tried to give PRELINK_AUTORECONF_OPTS = --install --force so that it
>> would create those missing files but it did not change anything.
>> The only thing that worked was doing the following horrible looking
>> stuff:
>>      (cd $(@D); \
>>      autopoint)
>> endef
>> Im still using 2012.08 version of buildroot so could that be the reason
>> that buildroots autoreconf does not create those two missing files ?
>  Packages that require autopoint can't be reconfigured by buildroot -
> I'm not sure why. The autopoint program is not one of our
> dependencies, so we can't rely on autopoint being present.
>  However, now that there is a host-gettext package, we could probably
> add the possibility to add autopoint support to autoreconf.
>  Just touching ABOUT-NLS and config.rpath may also work, though.

Yes, touch works too.
I will wait untill host-gettext with autopoint is committed to latest
git before submitting prelink


>  Regards,
>  Arnout

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