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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
Task Type Bug Report
Category ports
Status Assigned
Assigned To Alan Mizrahi (alancio)
Operating System CRUX
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 3.4
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
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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Comment by Fredrik Rinnestam (frinnst) - Sunday, 04 November 2018, 16:37 GMT
Is there a reason to keep it around still?