This is an auto-filled bug because media-libs/giflib calls ar directly.
The issue was originally discovered on ppc64, but it may be reproducible on other arches as well.
Attached build log and emerge --info.
To reproduce this issue you may want to temporarily move the /usr/bin/ar binary.
Created attachment 633670 [details]
build log and emerge --info
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):
Author: Sergei Trofimovich <firstname.lastname@example.org>
AuthorDate: 2020-06-12 07:33:37 +0000
Commit: Sergei Trofimovich <email@example.com>
CommitDate: 2020-06-12 07:33:37 +0000
media-libs/giflib: respect user's AR
Reported-by: Agostino Sarubbo
Package-Manager: Portage-2.3.100, Repoman-2.3.22
Signed-off-by: Sergei Trofimovich <firstname.lastname@example.org>
media-libs/giflib/giflib-5.2.1-r1.ebuild | 1 +
1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)