[Buildroot] [PATCH] fs/common: build host-xz when xz compression is used

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Mon Mar 9 21:06:00 UTC 2015

>>>>> "Thomas" == Thomas De Schampheleire <patrickdepinguin at gmail.com> writes:


 > On March 9, 2015 2:16:28 PM CET, Peter Korsgaard <peter at korsgaard.com> wrote:

>> Isn't that already handled by support/dependencies/check-host-xzcat.mk?

 > No, that file handles xzcat, the decompression tool, but in fs/ we use
 >  compression (xz).

While that is true, have you ever seen a distribution that provides one
but not the other? They come from the same upstream package.

And if there would be such an (odd) distribution somewhere we could
probably extend check-host-xzcat.mk to check for both with little effort.

Venlig hilsen,
Peter Korsgaard 

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