[Evolution] Bug#645552: Bug#645552: evolution: FTBFS on hurd-i386

Samuel Thibault sthibault at debian.org
Tue Oct 18 07:39:37 UTC 2011

Yves-Alexis Perez, le Tue 18 Oct 2011 08:17:41 +0200, a écrit :
> > perl limits its expanded glob pattern size to MAXPATHLEN, or to 1024
> > when that is not defined.  debian/evolution.install expands to more
> > than
> > that, resulting with an empty result... Could you apply the attached
> > patch
> > to split that "long" path? 
> In fact the globbing should be dropped since it's not supported, sadly.
> But shouldn't something be done about that hardcoded size in perl? It
> looks spurious to me (even MAXPATHLEN though).

Sure. I'm just afraid I'm not brave enough to dare into globbing code :)


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