[Buildroot] [PATCH RFC 1/1] package/xfsprogs: fix shared-only build

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Sat Dec 20 20:46:21 UTC 2014

Dear Romain Naour,

On Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:40:53 +0100, Romain Naour wrote:
> The shared-only build is not supported by xfsprogs because
> without --enable-static, the buildin libraries (libxfs, libxcmd ...)
> are only build as shared libraries and xfs tools requires the static
> one.
> Also, we needs to replaces -static with -static-libtool-libs for the
> shared-only case, in order to allow the fallback to the linking with
> the shared version of libuuid library.
> Fixes:
> http://autobuild.buildroot.net/results/139/139fa30756d35a24209136068c818802074908de/
> http://autobuild.buildroot.net/results/e2e/e2eef5dbadec555756a912a24978c78c0013ee70/
> http://autobuild.buildroot.net/results/08c/08c4bc5037379a8ca312e3e7574067235da74030/
> And many more.
> Signed-off-by: Romain Naour <romain.naour at openwide.fr>

Thanks, patch applied. Maybe you could try to submit your patch
upstream? It indeed doesn't make much sense for upstream to absolutely
require that all libraries that xfsprogs depends on should be available
as static libraries.


Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux, Kernel and Android engineering

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