[OpenWrt-Devel] Remove requirement of an absolute path to the perl interpreter
nbd at openwrt.org
Sun May 10 07:12:27 EDT 2015
On 2015-05-09 16:50, Thomas Strobel wrote:
> I'm using OpenWRT on NixOS, a Linux operating system that uses a
> sophisticated hash mechanism instead of the Filesystem Hierarchy
> Standard. A consequence of the hashing mechanism is that files like,
> e.g., /usr/bin/perl don't exist under NixOS.
> I've tried to create a patch that replaces two occurrences where
> "/usr/bin/perl" would be needed with a more general calling scheme that
> "shouldn't" break OpenWRT on any other platform, but allows to build it
> on NixOS.
> Could you please comment on the changes suggested, e.g., if they break
> anything, and whether there is an interest in merging the patch upstream?
> Many thanks!
> diff --git a/include/feeds.mk b/include/feeds.mk
> index 695b03b..27f3e8f 100644
> --- a/include/feeds.mk
> +++ b/include/feeds.mk
> @@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
> -include $(TMP_DIR)/.packagefeeds
> -FEEDS_AVAILABLE:=$(shell $(SCRIPT_DIR)/feeds list -n)
> +FEEDS_AVAILABLE:=$(perl $(SCRIPT_DIR)/feeds list -n)
I think this is the wrong place to make the change. Why not change
scripts/feeds to replace the #! line with:
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