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To: Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o>
From: Sergey Mironov <ierton@...>
Subject: Re: glibc+iconv
Date: Fri, 14 Oct 2011 03:30:14 +0400
2011/10/14 Mike Frysinger <vapier@g.o>:
> On Thursday 13 October 2011 15:15:40 Sergey Mironov wrote:
>> Hello. I have my arm-unknown-linux-gnueabi system which uses glibc and
>> busybox. Recently I realised that iconv program doesn't exist in the
>> tree. I've compared host's and target's glibc file lists and found
>> that arm's version doesn't install anything to
>> /usr/arm-unknown-linux-gnueabi/usr/bin. What can be the cause of this?
>> Small C program shows that iconv_open function returns error code just
>> like if there is no iconv at all. How shoud I make arm's iconv work?
> see glibc's files/eblits/src_compile.eblit:
>        is_crosscompile && sed -i '1ibuild-programs = no' config.make
> i imagine disabling that line will get you `iconv`
> -mike

Thanks, I will try it!  Am I understand correctly that iconv itself
(library, not program) is a part of glibc and it is not possible to
exclude it during the build? So despite the lack of program I should
still have fully functional library.

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