[lfs-dev] [blfs-dev] Util-linux

Armin K. krejzi at email.com
Sat Jan 18 04:29:17 PST 2014

On 01/18/2014 09:29 AM, Igor Živković wrote:
> On 01/15/2014 12:18 AM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> I found out that util-linux and udev have a circular dependency.  What
>> we do now is OK, but there are some things disabled.  What we need to do
>> is add util-linux-pass2 after udev.
> What functionality is lost in util-linux without libudev? I'd rather 
> avoid circular dependencies if possible.

Given that libudev itself doesn't depend on anything but glibc itself,
I'd suggest adding a target to build libudev only from udev-lfs tarball
and installing it before util-linux. It's what I do with libdbus and
systemd circular dependency in lfs systemd.

Note: My last name is not Krejzi.

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