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

Pierre Labastie pierre.labastie at neuf.fr
Thu Oct 30 14:26:49 PDT 2014

Le 30/10/2014 15:45, David Brodie a écrit :
> 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.

I can confirm that "wget --version" from the 12.3 live CD strips the version
part... Installing now.
End of installation:
It is the same on an installed (from live CD) system. I tried to desinstall
and reinstall wget: still strips the version part. Looks like a bug in this
version of SUSE?


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