[Buildroot] Incorrect ABI setting on ubuntu 14.04LTS

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Thu Jul 3 16:19:46 UTC 2014

Dear Baruch Siach,

On Thu, 3 Jul 2014 18:09:14 +0300, Baruch Siach wrote:

> Related to this: why do we redirect stderr of the compiler invocation to 
> /dev/null in check_arm_abi? We are not interested in the output itself as we 
> only check whether the compiler runs successfully. When the test succeeds it 
> should not output anything. Whereas in the failing case the output is very 
> interesting.

Indeed, would make sense to not redirect stderr to give more clue to
the user about what's going on.

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

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