libbsd build problem on powerpc

Chris Johns chrisj at
Fri Sep 20 10:54:42 UTC 2019

> On 20 Sep 2019, at 5:38 pm, Sebastian Huber <sebastian.huber at> wrote:
> I get the following build error on powerpc with the libbsd:

Is this with master?

> /scratch/git-rtems-libbsd (5-freebsd-12) > ./waf -j 1
> Waf: Entering directory `/scratch/git-rtems-libbsd/build/powerpc-rtems5-qoriq_e500-default'
> [1794/1909] Linking build/powerpc-rtems5-qoriq_e500-default/debugger01.exe
> /build/rtems/5/lib/gcc/powerpc-rtems5/7.4.1/../../../../powerpc-rtems5/bin/ld: cannot find -ldebugger
> collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status

The library has been built?

> Waf: Leaving directory `/scratch/git-rtems-libbsd/build/powerpc-rtems5-qoriq_e500-default'
> Build failed
> -> task in 'debugger01.exe' failed with exit status 1 (run with -v to display more information)

Does `waf -v` shows anything?

> I tried to understand how the TestIfHeaderComposer() works, but I did't figure out what the purpose of the "define_keys" is.

I am not sure. It is related to what the composer returns. I can have look next week if I can generate the failure. 


More information about the devel mailing list