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Bug 759133

Summary: dev-libs/wayland-1.18.0: /bin/sh: wayland-scanner: command not found
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Aisha Tammy <gentoo>
Component: Current packagesAssignee: Gentoo X packagers <x11>
Severity: normal Keywords: PullRequest
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
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Runtime testing required: ---
Bug Depends on:    
Bug Blocks: 627914    
Attachments: emerge --info.txt

Description Aisha Tammy 2020-12-08 22:05:27 UTC
Created attachment 677308 [details]
emerge --info.txt

cross compiling of dev-libs/wayland-1.18.0 fails on amd64 crossdev

calls the command wayland-scanner that is only provided by itself.
Comment 1 Aisha Tammy 2020-12-08 22:06:12 UTC
Created attachment 677311 [details]
Comment 2 Matt Turner gentoo-dev 2020-12-08 22:27:05 UTC
I made changes upstream a few months ago that will allow us to easily solve this in the next release of wayland. We'll have a wayland-scanner package, separate from the wayland package.
Comment 3 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2020-12-27 19:19:01 UTC
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):

commit ef2406cd3f9b10da3162af898f287b3883730564
Author:     Matt Turner <>
AuthorDate: 2020-12-21 17:44:15 +0000
Commit:     Matt Turner <>
CommitDate: 2020-12-27 19:18:55 +0000

    dev-util/wayland-scanner: Add new package
    Signed-off-by: Matt Turner <>
    Signed-off-by: Matt Turner <>

 dev-util/wayland-scanner/Manifest                  |  1 +
 dev-util/wayland-scanner/metadata.xml              |  8 ++++
 .../wayland-scanner/wayland-scanner-1.18.91.ebuild | 49 ++++++++++++++++++++++
 .../wayland-scanner/wayland-scanner-9999.ebuild    | 49 ++++++++++++++++++++++
 4 files changed, 107 insertions(+)