"Carlos O'Donell" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes: > On Mon, Feb 22, 2010 at 1:03 PM, Sergei Golovan <email@example.com> wrote: >> On Mon, Feb 22, 2010 at 8:43 PM, <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: >>> Yes, the binary removal is the best option, if the porters are not able >>> to fix this arch-specific problem. I would like to avoid this at all >>> costs, but it might be the only available solution. >> I have added a workaround which disables using vfork() on hppa >> architecture (it is substituted with fork()), so, there's no need in >> removing binary packages. Though it would be better to fix vfork() >> anyway. > This is the workaround I'm going to suggest for now. Great, this allows us to ignore the problem for some more time. > I am back again looking at why vfork() on hppa is failing. I don't > have a good estimate for how long this will take, given that we don't > really understand the nature of the failure. I will keep debian-hppa > updated with the status of my investigations into the issue. Good to know. Thanks for your work :-) Marc -- BOFH #152: My pony-tail hit the on/off switch on the power strip.
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