Suggestion of change in package dependency for build OpenWrt in Arch Linux

In the wiki says that swig is an optional prerequisite depending of package selection, but it is needed to build u-boot that IMHO is an essential package for every compilation.

Maybe swig should be an essential prerequisite?

There's nothing essential about building u-boot, apart from the few SBC like targets (which are kind of special in the context of OpenWrt), the existing OEM u-boot on the device is never touched, ergo no need to build your own (and for -by far- most targets/ devices, OpenWrt wouldn't even know how).

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Ok. I was just commenting because in my case when I just did "make" it built the u-boot and the build failed. As I'm a bit of a novice in this I thought that I had to build the u-boot necessarily.


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