Re: Bug#245893: Assistance with boost.python/arm breakage
On Thu, Jul 15, 2004 at 12:43:38PM +0200, Domenico Andreoli wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 15, 2004 at 10:10:27AM +1000, Ben Burton wrote:
> > The Boost.Python packages are currently broken on arm (#245893). Since
> > Boost.Python is a development library, this is in fact creating FTBFS
> > for kdeedu/arm and regina-normal/arm (the only two debian packages that
> > use libboost-python-dev, both of which I maintain).
The easy solution is for Ben to simply change kdeedu's architecture
line to exclude ARM. We can hardly provide support for an
architecture that can't be bothered to supply machines for testing,
despite repeated requests.
> i hope it will be simple to iron out once we have the arm box...
> if i had the arm box i'd firstly try to see if upstream cvs has the
> same problem, maybe it has been already fixed somewhere. maybe someone
> with the arm could try this test for us, it would be a good step forward.
This could be worth trying. However, I had a look at upstream a
couple weeks ago. The suspect part of boost (MPL) had not changed
from the last release.