[lfs-dev] suse as a host when using jhalfs

David Brodie lfs at aba.eclipse.co.uk
Thu Oct 30 07:45:53 PDT 2014


On 29/10/14 22:48, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Pierre Labastie wrote:
>>
>> The version checks in jhalfs are fragile, because they depend on an
>> expected
>> behavior or the excutable. Actually, the tested version of wget is 1.0.0,
>> which does not exist, but is lower than any known version: the aim is
>> just to
>> test wget presence. Any version will do.
>>
>> Of course, if Suse strips the version number, this does not work. I
>> guess you
>> can answer c<ret> if you are sure that you have wget. But I agree it
>> is annoying.
>>
>> I'll try a VM machine with Suse tomorrow (which version actually?)
>
> I believe it was openSUSE-12.3-KDE-Live-x86_64.iso.
>

Curious, I've just run up openSUSE-13.1 x86-64, which was *installed* 
from a live CD, and wget --version gives:

GNU Wget 1.14 build on linux-gnu.

plus a load of configuration and build info as expected.

David


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