FS#36006 - [elfutils] 0.155 fails to build

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Garry Roseman (sitquietly) - Tuesday, 02 July 2013, 22:29 GMT
Last edited by Eric Belanger (Snowman) - Wednesday, 03 July 2013, 01:23 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
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Votes 0
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Description: elfutils-0.155-1 fails to build. The src is configured
to treat all warnings as errors and can no longer buid that way.
Gentoo have amended their ebuild to remove the -Werror flag,
and our package builds properly that way too. A corrected pkgbuild
is attached. (Note that I enabled threading ... you may choose to
remove that. I don't know if the lack of threading support was

   PKGBUILD (1.3 KiB)
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Closed by  Eric Belanger (Snowman)
Wednesday, 03 July 2013, 01:23 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Comment by Garry Roseman (sitquietly) - Tuesday, 02 July 2013, 23:05 GMT
Enabling thread-safety causes elfutils to fail one of its self-check tests.
You do NOT want to --enable-thread-safety (and I suppose that's why
some Arch dev wisely disabled threads in the first place). The attached
pkgbuild builds AND passes all tests except the one for which we already
have a patch to "work around" it.
   PKGBUILD (1.3 KiB)