[Buildroot] [PATCH 0/3] Minor toolchain improvements

Peter Korsgaard jacmet at uclibc.org
Mon Nov 11 21:33:03 UTC 2013

>>>>> "Thomas" == Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com> writes:

> Hello,
> Three minor toolchain patches, which I think are good for 2013.11,
> that:

>  * Remove the 'experimental' marker from glibc/eglibc support in the
>    internal toolchain backend. I don't think issues have been raised
>    so far with the glibc/eglibc support, so it's time to encourage
>    users to test them :-)

>  * Ensure glibc or eglibc are not chosen with static only builds,
>    since glibc and eglibc are known not to work for a pure static
>    system. An user even had the not-so-nice experience of debugging
>    why he couldn't log into his system: it was due to glibc/eglibc
>    needing some shared library for authentication, and he had selected
>    static library only.

Committed series, thanks.

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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