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Bug 468172 - app-editors/nedit : does not respect AR
Summary: app-editors/nedit : does not respect AR
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal QA (vote)
Assignee: No maintainer - Look at if you want to take care of it
Depends on:
Blocks: tc-directly
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Reported: 2013-05-01 18:49 UTC by Agostino Sarubbo
Modified: 2013-05-15 13:10 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2013-05-01 18:49:28 UTC
You receive this bug because this package does not respect my system's AR (x86_64-pc-linux-gnu-ar) and calls directly /usr/bin/ar
The possible solutions to fix this issue are:
1)Fix the buildsystem, if you can;
2)inherit toolchain-funcs and use tc-export AR
3)inherit toolchain-funcs and use emake AR="$(tc-getAR)"

From the build log:

ar -urs libNUtil.a DialogF.o getfiles.o printUtils.o misc.o fileUtils.o prefFile.o fontsel.o managedList.o utils.o clearcase.o
Comment 1 Michael Weber (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2013-05-15 13:10:34 UTC
+*nedit-5.5_p20110116-r1 (15 May 2013)
+  15 May 2013; Michael Weber <> +files/nedit.svg,
+  +nedit-5.5_p20110116-r1.ebuild:
+  Add desktop file and iocon (thanks johnny99, bug 296942). Respect AR (bug
+  468172)