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Bug 243606 - app-misc/astrolog: CC variable not respected
Summary: app-misc/astrolog: CC variable not respected
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: New packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: George Shapovalov (RETIRED)
Depends on:
Blocks: tc-directly
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Reported: 2008-10-24 00:30 UTC by Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED)
Modified: 2010-01-11 16:41 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Runtime testing required: ---

Patch to astrolog-5.40.ebuild, tries to respect both CC and CFLAGS (astrolog-5.40.ebuild.diff,1.43 KB, patch)
2010-01-02 16:11 UTC, Arttu Valo
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Description Diego Elio Pettenò (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2008-10-24 00:30:07 UTC
I'm filing this bug (from a template, mind you) because the ebuild I'm reporting it against failed to build once I removed my /usr/bin/{gcc,cc,c++,c99} binaries. This means that the ebuild is relying on gcc or cc as compiler, while it should use "$(tc-getCC)" so that user choices are respected, and cross-compiling works as intended.

This usually comes down to one of these tasks:

- use emake CC="$(tc-getCC)" for building, to ovewrite make's CC variable (defaults to "cc", some upstream rewrites it);
- the above plus replacing explicit "gcc" (or similar) calls with $(CC) so that the variable is actually respected;
- tc-export CC in src_compile before eventual econf.

For C++, you'd have to replace CC with CXX everywhere above, of course.

If your package is a special case on this, please let me know.

Comment 1 Arttu Valo 2010-01-02 16:11:15 UTC
Created attachment 214931 [details, diff]
Patch to astrolog-5.40.ebuild, tries to respect both CC and CFLAGS

Patch to astrolog-5.40.ebuild. Tries to respect both CC (this bug) and CFLAGS (bug #240057) while bumping to EAPI=2. Tested briefly on a mostly stable amd64 system.
Comment 2 Sébastien Fabbro (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2010-01-11 16:41:44 UTC
fixed in cvs. thanks.