[PATCH] Extend checks on build prerequisites for building OpenWRT core
mail at aparcar.org
Thu Apr 29 10:40:00 BST 2021
On 4/20/21 1:08 AM, Bas Mevissen wrote:
> OpenWRT requires a number of Perl modules to be installed. It wasn't checking on all of them.
> This patch adds checks for Perl FindBin, File::Copy, File::Compare and Thread::Queue modules.
> Failing to install these, will have the build break at some point. By adding these to the
> prereq-build.mk script, they are checked on forehand.
> Tested on a Fedora 33 and 34 (beta) that was freshly installed. Fedora appears to
> break up Perl modules into small packages that need to be installed for the build to succeed.
> Signed-off-by: Bas Mevissen <abuse at basmevissen.nl>
> include/prereq-build.mk | 13 ++++++++++++-
> 1 file changed, 12 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)
> diff --git a/include/prereq-build.mk b/include/prereq-build.mk
> index 86c22f7c95..cb3dcc51e3 100644
> --- a/include/prereq-build.mk
> +++ b/include/prereq-build.mk
> @@ -65,11 +65,22 @@ $(eval $(call TestHostCommand,perl-data-dumper, \
> Please install the Perl Data::Dumper module, \
> perl -MData::Dumper -e 1))
> +$(eval $(call TestHostCommand,perl-findbin, \
> + Please install the Perl FindBin module, \
> + perl -MFindBin -e 1))
> +$(eval $(call TestHostCommand,perl-file-copy, \
> + Please install the Perl File::Copy module, \
> + perl -MFile::Copy -e 1))
> +$(eval $(call TestHostCommand,perl-file-compare, \
> + Please install the Perl File::Compare module, \
> + perl -MFile::Compare -e 1))
Could you please point me to where this module is required? I naively
grepped through openwrt.git and couldn't find it. The other added
requirements seem fine.
> $(eval $(call TestHostCommand,perl-thread-queue, \
> Please install the Perl Thread::Queue module, \
> perl -MThread::Queue -e 1))
> $(eval $(call SetupHostCommand,tar,Please install GNU 'tar', \
> gtar --version 2>&1 | grep GNU, \
> gnutar --version 2>&1 | grep GNU, \
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