Re: BinNMUs for all packages that built with libglib2.0-dev (= 2.16.4-1)
* Sebastian Dröge [Mon, 14 Jul 2008 14:58:56 +0200]:
> please schedule binNMUs for all packages that built with libglib2.0-dev
> (= 2.16.4-1) on big endian architectures.
> This version of GLib had a bug, caused by changed behaviour of
> AC_C_BIGENDIAN in autoconf 2.62, that resulted in
> #define G_BYTE_ORDER G_LITTLE_ENDIAN
> in glibconfig.h.
> As this macro is used in many public glib macros and also used very
> often in other software every package that built with 2.16.4 on big
> endian architectures is now potentially broken.
> glib2.0 2.16.4-2 will fix this issue.
Ugh, and the buggy package was in unstable for more than 10 days, but I
guess better safe than sorry.
I have a script to produce a list of everything that should be rebuilt
(~1500 binNMUs...). Once the fixed glib2.0 is available in all arches,
I'll rerun it and schedule them, unless somebody has a better idea.
Adeodato Simó dato at net.com.org.es
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