[uClibc] file build failed - no magic numbers?

Allen Curtis acurtis at onz.com
Tue Jun 14 14:25:28 UTC 2005

> On Monday 13 June 2005 10:43 pm, Allen Curtis wrote:
>> It looks like the build is failing because it is running the
>> /usr/bin/file -C -m magic from the magic directory not from
>> magic/MagDir. Is this correct? Has anyone else had this problem?
> it is 'correct' because you cant execute the cross-compiled version of 
> file

The patch for the "file" package fixes this problem.

> the issue is that you have to have a version of file on the build 
> system that
> is at least as old as the one in buildroot

I am running Sarge and it has v4.09. Perhaps you mean as new as the 
buildroot version?

> -mike
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