[Buildroot] [git commit branch/2018.02.x] package/lynx: add dependency on host-pkgconf

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Sun Dec 16 15:02:35 UTC 2018

commit: https://git.buildroot.net/buildroot/commit/?id=a76f2dceab6399d7a7bbd41fcd2eb6e9ab1336ac
branch: https://git.buildroot.net/buildroot/commit/?id=refs/heads/2018.02.x

The Lynx configure script uses pkg-config when available:

checking for nios2-buildroot-linux-gnu-pkg-config... /home/thomas/projets/buildroot/output/host/bin/pkg-config
checking pkg-config for openssl... yes
checking pkg-config for ncurses... yes

Using pkg-config avoids build failures such as:

checking for _nc_freeall... no
configure: error: Configuration does not support color-styles
make: *** [/home/test/autobuild/run/instance-1/output/build/lynx-2.8.9rel.1/.stamp_configured] Error 1

When building with "make lynx", so that pkg-config is not built
before. The issue is that in this case, lynx configure script picks up
the ncurses6-config script for the host ncurses instead of the one in
staging. Using pkg-config solves that nicely.

Signed-off-by: Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at bootlin.com>
(cherry picked from commit 67ee7f9eb1bce1542e0a8845d492635151dce36e)
Signed-off-by: Peter Korsgaard <peter at korsgaard.com>
 package/lynx/lynx.mk | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/package/lynx/lynx.mk b/package/lynx/lynx.mk
index a95326a14a..253f1e6d7a 100644
--- a/package/lynx/lynx.mk
+++ b/package/lynx/lynx.mk
@@ -10,7 +10,7 @@ LYNX_SITE = ftp://ftp.invisible-island.net/lynx/tarballs
 ifeq ($(BR2_PACKAGE_NCURSES),y)

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