Bug#600577: eglibc: libfakeroot not found during build time
severity 600577 wishlist
tag 600577 + wontfix
On Mon, Oct 18, 2010 at 01:28:26PM +0300, Jussi Hakala wrote:
> Package: eglic
> Version: 2.11.2-6
> There's a shell script (yearistype) run during installation of time
> zone specific data. Script is run through ld.so explicitly setting
> the library path, thus overriding LD_LIBRARY_PATH.
> Problem is that that particular command is run under fakeroot, which
> uses the same environment variable for preloading libfakeroot and
> thus preloading fails when that library is not found printing a
> number of
> ERROR: ld.so: object 'libfakeroot-sysv.so' from LD_PRELOAD cannot be
> preloaded: ignored.
> on the build log.
> It would be nice if either yearistype is not run from under fakeroot
> (there shouldn't be no need, but it might be easier on terms of
> packaging) or the libfakeroot location would be preserved with
> additional --library-path option given, etc.
This is part of the "make install" target of the upstream makefiles, but
the resulting files are anyway not used (they are provided by tzdata).
As a consequence I don't see the point of fixing that. Tagging as
Aurelien Jarno GPG: 1024D/F1BCDB73