Gentoo Archives: gentoo-alt

From: Michael Haubenwallner <haubi@g.o>
To: gentoo-alt@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alt] Patch for openssl config script -- but not really
Date: Thu, 23 Dec 2010 16:54:30
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-alt] Patch for openssl config script -- but not really by Fabian Groffen
On 12/23/10 15:32, Fabian Groffen wrote:
> On 23-12-2010 08:26:32 -0600, Perry Smith wrote: >> On Dec 23, 2010, at 8:10 AM, Fabian Groffen wrote: >>> It should be IIRC, based on FEATURES=interactive. Anyway, if /bin/sh is >>> an issue on AIX, perhaps we better run their configure script with >>> Prefix'/bootstrap's bash instead? >> >> Seems like to get any type of wide spread stability between platforms and >> releases, you would want to use as few native elements as possible. So, > > We try to do this as much as is reasonable. I think haubi backed up > most of that :)
openssl config indeed is run with /bin/sh - eventually it should also use CONFIG_SHELL instead. And for the redirection of stdin from /dev/null: eventually yes, based upon FEATURES=interactive as well as FEATURES=ebuildshell[1]. [1] /haubi/ -- Michael Haubenwallner Gentoo on a different level