Re: Bug#636512: acl: Fix FTBFS on hurd-i386
On Mon, 2011-08-29 at 21:55 +1000, Aníbal Monsalve Salazar wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 03, 2011 at 07:36:27PM +0200, Svante Signell wrote:
> >Package: acl
> >Version: 2.2.51-3
> >Severity: important
> >Tags: patch
> >User: email@example.com
> >Usertags: hurd
> >currently acl does not compile on hurd-i386. The problem is a PATH_MAX
> >definition which is not supported on GNU/Hurd. Attached are two patches
> >which fixes these issues. First patch is conditioned on __GNU__ and will
> >not affect other systems, while the second patch is changing behaviour
> >for all systems (and assuming getline is available).
> I don't have a hurd system and would like to know if acl compiled with
> the first patch still works correctly on a hurd system.
I would assume it would build OK. Currently this package is more or less
a dummy packages since it depends on libattr1 which does not yet support
the Linux API for extended attributes.
Samuel, correct me if I'm wrong here!