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Bug 472464 - sys-apps/busybox: `depmod -b /` is broken
Summary: sys-apps/busybox: `depmod -b /` is broken
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: [OLD] Core system (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Embedded Gentoo Team
Depends on:
Blocks: 472312
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Reported: 2013-06-06 05:01 UTC by Richard Yao (RETIRED)
Modified: 2015-11-13 05:46 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description Richard Yao (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2013-06-06 05:01:37 UTC
The comments in modutils/depmod.c suggest that option -b is supported, but this does not appear to be the case when running `busybox depmod -b / -n`. On the other hand, `busybox depmod -n` works. A comment in a commit from the upstream repository suggests that -b should work:

It looks like getopt32() is failing. Fixing this should enable easy resolution of bug #472312, which is blocking genkernel stabilization.