Subject: Re: libiconv breaks on Debian 3.1
To: Georg Schwarz <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <email@example.com>
Date: 04/04/2005 12:23:40
On Sat, 2 Apr 2005, Georg Schwarz wrote:
> Since the problem persists, I manually removed the lines in
> ../../converters/libiconv/Makefile that prevent this package from
> compiling on Linux. So far things seems to work then.
> I am wondering how people do bulk builds on Linux systems...
I am not sure.
We need to figure out what is making pkgsrc think that converters/libiconv
is a dependency under Linux. And fix it.
To me it doesn't make sense to bring in package libiconv or pkgsrc
gettext-lib under Linux when these are already provided on a Linux box (in
As for bulk builds, within past couple days a bulk build report for Linux
was sent to the pkgsrc bulk build mailing list. Maybe we can look at it.
I'll try to look at this within a few days.
Jeremy C. Reed
technical support & remote administration