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From: Fabian Groffen <grobian@g.o>
Subject: Re: [prefix] use binutils-2.17 for bootstrap without texinfo
Date: Fri, 20 Apr 2007 18:17:07 +0200
On 20-04-2007 17:10:47 +0200, Michael Haubenwallner wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> IIRC, the reason that we need '=sys-devel/binutils-2.16*' for bootstrap
> is that >=sys-devel/binutils-2.17 does not build if there is no texinfo
> available somewhere in PATH.
> 
> Attached patch removes this requirement, although it seems to be
> intentional by binutils-maintainers according to comments around the
> patched Makefile-lines (seen in the patch).
> 
> Comments ?

Yes.  Let's just bootstrap with 2.16.1.  It gets replaced after the
first emerge -e system anyway.  texinfo is installed manual, so it
*should* be there.


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