[libvirt] building libvirt 1.0.2 without quite a few features - undefined reference to `curl_global_init'

Jiri Denemark jdenemar at redhat.com
Wed Feb 20 15:57:00 UTC 2013

On Tue, Feb 19, 2013 at 15:43:57 -0600, Doug Goldstein wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 19, 2013 at 2:54 PM, Jiri Denemark <jdenemar at redhat.com> wrote:
> > On Tue, Feb 19, 2013 at 14:37:40 -0600, Doug Goldstein wrote:
> >> FWIW, I keep the patchset that I push into Gentoo now in a bit
> >> friendlier place to access:
> >>
> >> http://git.cardoe.com/?p=libvirt.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/v1.0.2-maint
> >>
> >> Due to Gentoo "supporting" each release of libvirt, we'll have a
> >> stable branch for every release that others are welcome to follow or
> >> look at or make suggestions to include.
> >
> > Doug, any reason for not having them in upstream libvirt git? We already
> > have maint branches for some releases, which happen to be the releases
> > present in Fedora and the main reason for that is the people maintaining
> > them are mostly interested in Fedora. But we encourage others that are
> > interested in having maint branches for other releases to do so. And the
> > nice thing about it is, that if an ugly bug that has been present in
> > libvirt for a long time may be fixed in all maint branches at once even
> > by people who are really interested in just some of them.
> >
> > Jirka
> No reason not to. I'll gladly add them if people would like that.

Sure, just create v1.0.2-maint branch in upstream git repository and
cherry-pick patches there. It's possible git won't let you push the
branch, in which case let us know and we'll solve it.


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