Re: Fixing libvtk build process (Was: Bug#629815: No rule to make target `/usr/lib/libdl.so')
Am Freitag, 24. Juni 2011, 10:57:16 schrieb Andreas Tille:
> On Fri, Jun 24, 2011 at 10:20:32AM +0200, Sebastian Hilbert wrote:
> > > Thanks Modestas for finding the reason. I started a long time ago
> > > fixing VTK to remove the culprit call to EXPORT_LIBRARY_DEPENDENCIES,
> > > but had to give up.
> > > I could not get it apply upstream, maybe we can resurect this patch in
> > > debian/VTK:
> > >
> > > https://github.com/malaterre/VTK/commit/07db5b4fd2477f3843e6726ea5011aa
> > > 2540 921ab
> > If it fixes the problem we should. Upstream knows best which patches will
> > cause trouble but if there is no agreement with upstream and there is a
> > serious issue I vote for patching at the packaging level.
> I'd even vote for making it soonish because it affects two of our
> packages drastically - one of them (ginkgocadx) is highly wanted an
> will not make any progress without fixing this problem.
If anyone is willing tp provide test packages (e.g. patched packages) I
volutueer to test them in my system.