Re: many packages held for alpha
On Fri, Sep 11, 2015 at 12:33 AM, Michael Cree <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 10, 2015 at 12:05:54AM -0500, Bob Tracy wrote:
>> On Tue, Sep 08, 2015 at 07:56:29AM +1200, Michael Cree wrote:
>> > The main problem is
>> > that cmake FTBFS (Bug #789807) thus a growing proportion of the
>> > archive is unbuildable on Alpha.
>> See your private e-mail. I may have a handle on this beast. Won't
>> burden the rest of the list with my speculation unless it pans out :-).
> Bob's speculation did pan out and we now have a working cmake! Thank
> you Bob, you have enabled Alpha to survive another day.
Some information would be nice... what was the problem? What was the
solution? What versions are affected?