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[bug#49597] [PATCH core-updates 00/15] Ajust packages to label-less inpu

From: Ludovic Courtès
Subject: [bug#49597] [PATCH core-updates 00/15] Ajust packages to label-less input style
Date: Sun, 25 Jul 2021 19:05:11 +0200
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Mathieu Othacehe <> skribis:

> The CI reports that core-updates evaluation is broken. That's because
> "search-input-file" expects a relative FILE whereas some calls, such as
> the one in the glib package provide an absolute one:
> (search-input-file (or native-inputs inputs)
>                    (string-append
>                     "/bin/python"
>                     ,(version-major+minor
>                       (package-version python))))))))
> We could edit all those calls to use relative FILE arguments. Another
> solution would be to make sure that search-input-file treats
> "/bin/python" and "bin/python" the same way as proposed in the attached
> patch.

Ouch, my bad; I was confident it was OK to have a leading slash.

> From 6920b87a9cb22c0a5c2ceaf6b6ca852a8e094732 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
> From: Mathieu Othacehe <>
> Date: Sun, 25 Jul 2021 11:43:05 +0200
> Subject: [PATCH] build: utils: Trim trailing slashes from search-input-file
>  input.
> Make sure that both:
> (search-input-file inputs "/bin/sh") and (search-input-file inputs "bin/sh")
> are supported.
> * guix/build/utils (search-input-file): Trim starting slash character from

I agree with Maxime, let’s do that.

Thank you, and apologies for the mess!


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