[Buildroot] [PATCH 1/1] perl-file-util: new package

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Sun Mar 1 10:50:37 UTC 2015


On Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:31:42 -0300 (BRT), DATACOM - casantos wrote:

> At the company I work for (DATACOM) we use a third-party software by
> whose compilation is performed by a set of Perl scripts which use the
> File::Util module. That's why we need the host package. Of course we
> could use the Perl packages provided by the host OS but we prefer to
> reduce the dependency on locally installed packages in order to
> reduce dependencies with regard to the host OS.

Ok. It would be good to indicate this in the commit log, because your
patch adds a host package without any way to build it, unless another
custom package is added with a dependency on host-perl-file-util.

Best regards,

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

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