[OE-core] [oe-core][PATCH 1/1] libtool: allow for use of reproducible_build bbclass

Adrian Bunk bunk at stusta.de
Fri Jul 12 09:19:55 UTC 2019

On Fri, Jul 12, 2019 at 09:33:59AM +0100, Burton, Ross wrote:
> On Fri, 12 Jul 2019 at 07:30, Adrian Bunk <bunk at stusta.de> wrote:
> > Debian has already done a lot of work regarding reproducible,
> > so checking there for existing patches first is always a good idea.
> To expand on this for people who don't know how to mine Debian: first,
> identify the source package.  In this case it's libtool but otherwise
> you can search packages.debian.org.  Then search
> https://sources.debian.org/patches for libtool and you find
> https://sources.debian.org/patches/libtool/2.4.6-10/no_hostname.patch/.

Another useful resource is https://tracker.debian.org/

https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/libtool has some useful links,
e.g. "browse source code" (links to sources.debian.org)
or "reproducibility" (see if it is reproducible in Debian unstable).

> Ross



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