grub2: FTBFS on powerpc (was: GRUB2 adds powerpc support)
On Fri, Apr 30, 2004 at 05:50:49PM +0200, Michel D?nzer wrote:
> It fails to build:
> gcc -Iutil -I./util -I. -Iinclude -I./include -Wall -W
> -DGRUB_DATADIR=\"/usr/share/grub/powerpc-ieee1275\" -g -O2
> -DGRUB_UTIL=1 -c -o grub_emu-util_console.o util/console.c
> util/console.c:21:20: curses.h: No such file or directory
Ough, that's a serious bug.
> Adding a build-dependency on libncurses5-dev | libncurses-dev fixes
> that, but it fails later with some undefined references. Full build log
> available at
> http://people.debian.org/~daenzer/grub2_0.6+20040429-1.1_powerpc.build .
I'm told upstream is aware of this.
"[..] but the delight and pride of Aule is in the deed of making, and in the
thing made, and neither in possession nor in his own mastery; wherefore he
gives and hoards not, and is free from care, passing ever on to some new work."
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