Re: List of FTBFS in Ubuntu
On 03/12/10 at 09:18 +0100, Ralf Treinen wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 03, 2010 at 08:43:23AM +0100, Lucas Nussbaum wrote:
> > >From time to time, I do archive rebuilds for Ubuntu too, and I thought
> > that the results would be interesting for DDs as well, since a FTBFS in
> > Ubuntu might indicate that the package will FTBFS in the future in
> > Debian, due to toolchain changes for example.
> > http://udd.debian.org/cgi-bin/ubuntu_ftbfs.cgi.
> Thanks, Lucas, that is useful.
> There are quite some problems related to pcre (several ocaml packages
> are bitten by that, but not only). Any idea to what this may be due?
No, sorry. I must admit that I didn't spend any time investigating the
failures. However, my irssi backlog says the two major changes in Ubuntu
that could cause failures are:
- --as-needed is now used by default by the linker