[arch-dev-public] [signoff] toolchain
dpmcgee at gmail.com
Tue May 5 21:15:10 EDT 2009
On Tue, May 5, 2009 at 6:48 PM, Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
> Andreas Radke wrote:
>> Am Mon, 04 May 2009 23:54:15 +1000
>> schrieb Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org>:
>>> Hi all,
>>> Signoffs are needed for the toolchain gcc-4.4.0 rebuild. This
>>> involves the following packages
>>> and two new deps for gcc:
>>> I was going to wait until glibc-2.10 arrived at the end of the week
>>> to give people time to find fixes for gcc-4.4 issues but there are
>>> issues with C++ programs compiled with gcc-4.4 running against (or to
>>> be more precise, not running with) the gcc-4.3 libs. So not moving
>>> the toolchain would probably block KDE from moving from [testing].
>>> Also, Fedora has done their rebuild using gcc-4.4 for F11 so patches
>>> should be available for any problems encountered.
>> Please until I've built all OpenOffice packages for the new release.
>> They would require massive patching that is not included so far in
>> go-oo and the vanilla one. It would take me dozens of hours to start
>> build and wait for breakers one by one :S
> Sure, give me a ping when you are done.
>> So please wait a few more days. I hope to build and upload final 3.1.0
>> packages within the next 2 or 3 days.
>> Oh, and shouldn't we rebuild kernel and all modules? Afair we did so
>> with gcc4.3.
> We should probably wait until glibc-2.10 is released (probably on Friday)
> and use that toolchain rebuild.
Although if the kernel is using or linking to glibc, we have a
problem. Or we are doing something revolutionary. :)
I would say wait until 22.214.171.124 comes out and just do the rebuild then
(of the kernel and modules).
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