[Buildroot] [PATCH 1/1] kmod: fix build with pkgconf 1.5.3

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Fri Dec 14 22:41:43 UTC 2018

>>>>> "Fabrice" == Fabrice Fontaine <fontaine.fabrice at gmail.com> writes:


 >> Hmm, how did this work before if there wasn't anything to ensure
 >> bash-completion was built before kmod? Just the alphabetical order?

 > You're right, personally, I think that we should add a bash-completion
 > dependency but bash-completion is not a "real" build time dependency,
 > it's only needed to retrieve completionsdir.
 > Because I was told to remove udev dependency from alsa-utils during
 > review of https://patchwork.ozlabs.org/patch/1013180, I applied the
 > same logic for kmod.
 > Howerver if you want, I can send a new patch to add bash-completion dependency.

OK. As we now explicitly pass --with-completiondir (and hence not rely
on bash-completion.pc) and the install logic creates the destination
directory if needed, I don't think we really _NEED_ it.

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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