Patchwork populate_sdk_base: Fix grep command usage on old hosts

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Submitter Richard Purdie
Date July 28, 2014, 4:55 p.m.
Message ID <1406566505.13346.24.camel@ted>
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Permalink /patch/76767/
State Accepted
Commit 2d1660112e54653f7bb763939d0416472c49fe01
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Richard Purdie - July 28, 2014, 4:55 p.m.
"man grep" on centos:

       -R, -r, --recursive
              Read all files under each directory, recursively; this is equivalent to the -d recurse option.

"man grep" on a more recent ubuntu system:

       -r, --recursive
              Read all files under each directory, recursively, following symbolic links only if they are on the command line.  This
              is equivalent to the -d recurse option.

So we have an issue when the SDK installer (even with
buildtools-tarball) is used on old hosts since it may try and
dereference paths which it should not. This is caused by differences in
the behaviour of grep -r on older systems. 

The fix is to wrap this in find so that only real files are found (as
elsewhere in the script.

[YOCTO #6577]

Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>

Patch

diff --git a/meta/classes/populate_sdk_base.bbclass b/meta/classes/populate_sdk_base.bbclass
index 893afbb..06112dc 100644
--- a/meta/classes/populate_sdk_base.bbclass
+++ b/meta/classes/populate_sdk_base.bbclass
@@ -285,7 +285,7 @@  done
 
 # find out all perl scripts in $native_sysroot and modify them replacing the
 # host perl with SDK perl.
-for perl_script in $($SUDO_EXEC grep "^#!.*perl" -rl $native_sysroot); do
+for perl_script in $($SUDO_EXEC find $native_sysroot -type f -exec grep "^#!.*perl" -l '{}' \;); do
 	$SUDO_EXEC sed -i -e "s:^#! */usr/bin/perl.*:#! /usr/bin/env perl:g" -e \
 		"s: /usr/bin/perl: /usr/bin/env perl:g" $perl_script
 done