[Buildroot] [PATCH 1/1] busybox: add conditional dependency on libselinux (v2)

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com
Mon Mar 23 18:13:56 UTC 2015

Dear Chris Stone,

On Sun, 22 Mar 2015 13:08:58 -0400, Chris Stone wrote:
> If you select the selinux applets when configuring
> busybox then the busybox build fails due to a missing selinux.h file. This is
> because there is no dependency on libselinux in the busybox make. The lack of
> dependency is completely understandable, since there is no such dependency
> when a user does not configure in the selinux applets. The attached patch
> adds a conditional libselinux dependency to the busybox make when the
> libselinux package has been selected for the target. It is not unreasonable
> to assume that if a user selects libselinux, then he may also select the
> busybox selinux applets. Additionally, if the user has already selected
> libselinux for the target, then adding a dependency to libselinx to busybox
> does no harm, even if the user does not configure in the selinux applet.
> Signed-off-by: Chris Stone <chris at sombrio.com>

I think this patch is a duplicate of
https://patchwork.ozlabs.org/patch/427118/, which amongst other patches
in the series, add SELinux support to Busybox
Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Free Electrons
Embedded Linux, Kernel and Android engineering

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