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Bug 559890

Summary: =net-dialup/mingetty-1.08 should depend on virtual/libiconv
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: René Rhéaume <rene.rheaume>
Component: Current packagesAssignee: Lars Wendler (Polynomial-C) <polynomial-c>
Status: UNCONFIRMED ---    
Severity: normal CC: base-system
Priority: Normal Keywords: PATCH
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Attachments: mingetty-1.08.ebuild.patch

Description René Rhéaume 2015-09-07 16:18:40 UTC
mingetty source code calls iconv but does not specify "-liconv" at link time, so linking fails at least on uclibc, which does not include iconv functionnality, but uses GNU libiconv.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. emerge mingetty
Actual Results:  
emake failed

Expected Results:  
mingetty installed on system
Comment 1 René Rhéaume 2015-09-07 16:22:06 UTC
Created attachment 411284 [details, diff]

I also updated the ebuild to EAPI=5 in the process.