Provide link for cross-compiling with pkg-config

Bug #771569 reported by Wookey on 2011-04-27
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Linaro Ubuntu
Marcin Juszkiewicz
Fix Released
gcc-defaults-armel-cross (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

pkg-config needs to be called as arm-linux-gnueabi-pkg-config in order for it to automatically know where to look for libraries. This patch provides a simple dependency package which sets this up. Needs to be used with a version of pkg-config that includes the patch in

Wookey (wookey) wrote :
summary: - Provide cross-link for pkg-config
+ Provide cross-wrapper for pkg-config
summary: - Provide cross-wrapper for pkg-config
+ Provide link for cross-compiling with pkg-config
Wookey (wookey) wrote :

This bug is related to Debian cross-pkg-config support bug:

It represents one possible implementation.

Wookey (wookey) on 2011-10-14
Changed in linaro-ubuntu:
milestone: none → 11.10
Ricardo Salveti (rsalveti) wrote :

Marcin, can you take a look at this bug now that both bugs for cross-pkg-config support are fixed? Thanks.

Changed in linaro-ubuntu:
assignee: nobody → Marcin Juszkiewicz (hrw)
importance: Undecided → Medium
Fathi Boudra (fboudra) on 2011-11-11
Changed in linaro-ubuntu:
milestone: 11.10 → 11.11
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package gcc-defaults-armel-cross - 1.7

gcc-defaults-armel-cross (1.7) precise; urgency=low

  [ Wookey ]
  * Add arm-linux-gnueabi-pkg-config wrapper package - closes LP: #771569

  [ Marcin Juszkiewicz ]
  * Added build-{arch,indep} tasks
  * Bumped to 4.6.1
 -- Marcin Juszkiewicz <email address hidden> Thu, 17 Nov 2011 15:54:35 +0100

Changed in gcc-defaults-armel-cross (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
Marcin Juszkiewicz (hrw) on 2011-11-18
Changed in linaro-ubuntu:
status: New → Fix Released
Changed in debian:
status: Unknown → Fix Released
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