Re: gitlab-shell buster-backports and golang 1.15
On Fri, Oct 30, 2020 at 5:23 PM Pirate Praveen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hi go team,
> Can someone try to build gitlab-shell buster-backports branch? it fails
> # gitlab.com/gitlab-org/gitlab-shell/client
> undefined: http.NewRequestWithContext
It's a go1.13 feature
> I tried building with newer golang-golang-x-net-dev as well as
> golang-any 1:1.14 but still fails with same error.
> I suspect this could be related to version of golang, in
> unstable/testing it is 1.15 so we may need the newer golang version.
> Can someone confirm if this is indeed the case? If yes, do we plan to
> backport golang 1.15? I can also help with backporting.
I think it has happened before? The aptitude resolver has a problem in
-backports to pick up gccgo rather than golang-go.
gccgo in buster only implements go1.10