[Buildroot] binutils doesn't like -elf2flt option

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Wed Jun 19 10:16:25 UTC 2013

Dear Adam Nielsen,

On Wed, 19 Jun 2013 20:11:09 +1000, Adam Nielsen wrote:

> >> Getting targets
> >> Getting dependencies for ['elf2flt', 'ncurses', 'zlib', 'nano', 'busybox',
> >> 'linux', 'rootfs-romfs', 'rootfs-tar', 'rootfs-cpio', 'rootfs-initramfs',
> >> 'rootfs-squashfs']
> >> Error getting dependencies ['elf2flt', 'ncurses', 'zlib', 'nano', 'busybox',
> >> 'linux', 'rootfs-romfs', 'rootfs-tar', 'rootfs-cpio', 'rootfs-initramfs',
> >> 'rootfs-squashfs']
> >>
> >> So I'm not sure whether I need to do something differently?
> >
> > What does the output PDF looks like?
> I can't generate the PDF, the dep.dot file is zero bytes.  I'm guessing 
> graph-depends gives up when it reports that error message.

Ah, right, elf2flt isn't a real package, so it fails.

Can you push your current Buildroot code on some Git repository so that
we can have a look? I looked at your configuration, and I really don't
see what could be pulling the target binutils into the build.

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

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