Subject: Re: looking for Linux testers: libiconv package on glibc systems
To: Sebastian Prause <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 03/20/2004 08:11:08
On Sat, 20 Mar 2004, Sebastian Prause wrote:
> ===> libiconv-1.9.1nb1 is not needed for Linux; it is included in GNU
> *** Error code 1
> Now using either "bmake PREFER_NATIVE=iconv" or "bmake USE_GNU_ICONV=YES
> PREFER_NATIVE=iconv" makes the build succeed. (Using only "bmake
> USE_GNU_ICONV=YES" fails with above error message, too).
Did you remove the libiconv package first?
Because it should not need the PREFER_NATIVE=iconv set. It should do the
right thing without it.
> devel/glib2 works, too, so I guess libiconv it's not needed on Linux with
Thank you, Sebastian, for trying this.
(I had set Reply-To and Mail-Follow-up-To in the hopes that the reply
wouldn't go to both lists. Please reply to tech-pkg@ only.)
Jeremy C. Reed