[PATCH 2/2] Allow to override build date with SOURCE_DATE_EPOCH

Bernhard M. Wiedemann bwiedemann@suse.de
Wed Oct 31 09:50:00 GMT 2018


On 26/10/2018 12.54, John Darrington wrote:
> I don't agree that this is an elegant solution to the problem.
> 
> SOURCE_DATE_EPOCH is a hack at best, to be used when there is no other
> practical way to solve the problem.
> 
> Binutils already has a --enable-deterministic-archives option so we
> should use that instead.

I still would like some nice solution be merged. If you know a better
way, than my patch, I'd like to test that.

enable-deterministic-archives is not even related to this, so may want
to have another look.

Ciao
Bernhard M.



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