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Bug 699242

Summary: x11-libs/gtk+-3.24.8 - ld: /usr/lib/ error adding symbols: file in wrong format
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: John Covici <covici>
Component: Current packagesAssignee: Gentoo Linux Gnome Desktop Team <gnome>
Status: UNCONFIRMED ---    
Severity: normal    
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Bug Depends on:    
Bug Blocks: 506276    
Attachments: build log for gtk+3.24.8
emerge --info

Description John Covici 2019-11-03 16:30:01 UTC
can no longer compile x11-libs/gtk+ during last step of migration to 17.1 profile

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
followed steps in news item 63 for migration to 17.1 profile.  I started out with 17.0 and followed steps and got stuck in step 11 where I could no longer compile x11-libs/gtk+ 2.24 or
Actual Results:  
cannot emerge those two packages as described above.

Expected Results:  
should be able to emerge x11-libs/gtk+
Comment 1 John Covici 2019-11-03 16:39:59 UTC
Created attachment 594960 [details]
build log for gtk+3.24.8
Comment 2 John Covici 2019-11-03 16:42:02 UTC
Created attachment 594962 [details]
emerge --info
Comment 3 John Covici 2019-11-03 16:50:22 UTC
A bit more information.  In order to even get this far with those two packages, I had to copy two .la files from /usr/lib64 to /usr, otherwise the compile was looking for them.  They are: and .
Comment 4 Mart Raudsepp gentoo-dev 2019-11-17 22:07:45 UTC
There should be no such *.la files for years now. Not sure what's up with your system there.