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FS#1690 - opt/grub wont compile agenst binutils

Attached to Project: CRUX
Opened by Danny Rawlins (Romster) - Sunday, 04 November 2018, 09:02 GMT
Last edited by Git commit closer (gitcloser) - Thursday, 22 November 2018, 14:10 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category ports
Status Closed
Assigned To Alan Mizrahi (alancio)
Operating System CRUX
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version 3.4
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


I have a up to date crux 3.4 system

# prt-get diff
No differences found

# pkginfo -i |grep binutils
binutils 2.29.1-1

# revdep ; echo $?

# prt-get deptree grub
-- dependencies ([i] = installed, '-->' = seen before)
[ ] grub
[i] gettext
[i] ncurses
[i] acl
[i] attr

checking for objcopy... objcopy
checking if C symbols get an underscore after compilation... no
checking whether objcopy works for absolute addresses... no
configure: error: GRUB requires a working absolute objcopy; upgrade your binutils
=======> ERROR: Building '/usr/ports/opt/grub/grub#0.97-8.pkg.tar.xz' failed.

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Closed by  Git commit closer (gitcloser)
Thursday, 22 November 2018, 14:10 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  Fixed by commit
Comment by Fredrik Rinnestam (frinnst) - Sunday, 04 November 2018, 16:37 GMT
Is there a reason to keep it around still?