[Buildroot] [PATCH] xfsprogs: Define PLATFORM to linux

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Thu Nov 29 15:29:27 UTC 2018

>>>>> "Florian" == Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli at gmail.com> writes:

 > PLATFORM is an environment variable used by xfsprogs' configure script
 > to determine the platform for which the applications are being built. If
 > we set some incorrect/unsupported value through e.g: export, this will
 > be picked up by xfsprogs' configure script and used as-is and assigned
 > to PKG_PLATFORM, which will lead to build failures.

 > If PLATFORM was empty/unset, then uname on the host building xfsprogs
 > gets used to determine the build platform, which again could be
 > incorrect if we e.g: built xfsprogs on a Darwin system.

 > Since we are obviously building for Linux, let's just make sure we
 > define it that way which solves both issues.

 > Signed-off-by: Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli at gmail.com>

Committed, thanks.

Bye, Peter Korsgaard

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