[Buildroot] [PATCH 1/1] httping: new package

Arnout Vandecappelle arnout at mind.be
Sat Jan 19 13:51:19 UTC 2013

On 14/01/13 14:02, Peter Korsgaard wrote:
>>>>>> "Gilles" == Gilles Talis<gilles.talis at gmail.com>  writes:
>   Gilles>  I forgot to copy mailing list.
>   Gilles>  Sorry about that and thanks for your help.
>   Gilles>  Gilles.
>   Gilles>  2013/1/13 Gilles Talis<gilles.talis at gmail.com>
>   Gilles>      Dear Thomas,
>   Gilles>      I thought I knew Makefiles better than that. Well, I was wrong :-).
>   Gilles>      The reason why TARGET_CONFIGURE_OPTS does not work in this case is because
>   Gilles>      it overrides the original Makefile's CFLAGS variable (that should be kept
>   Gilles>      in order for target to compile). Apart from adding "override" in the
>   Gilles>      package Makefile, I actually do not see how to use TARGET_CONFIGURE_OPTS
>   Gilles>      and still keep Makefile CFLAGS. Any hint?
>   Gilles>      This will surely help me for future patches/projects.
> That's indeed how it is normally done.
> override CFLAGS += ..


  Normally CFLAGS should be assigned to either as




  and the user-settable CFLAGS are passed in the environment.

  I think most Makefiles follow that convention.

  Patch follows.


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