Re: someone could port libgc
On Mon, Jan 17, 2000 at 12:00:58AM +0000, Chris Lingard wrote:
> Some success with libgc. Got slink and potato confused. libgcj (java) and libgc are
> available as Debian source. Have built:
> libgc4_4.12-4.13alpha-2_hurd-i386.deb (165774Kb) ( C/C++ code only)
^^^^^^^^ Yow! I hope not!
> It runs the check procedures, and installs OK. Still looking at the Java version.
> Will contact the Debian maintainer and post the patches; but first I would like to do
> further checking. There are warnings from the Debian build; but I have run out of
> free time.
> Will check it out this week, and post further details.
Great, thanks a lot.
> Yes, sorry I was writing fast. Have not investigated why make compare does not
> work. It only builds if we have the new libc installed.
Well, we know why it doesn't work (a race condition in ext2fs), and Mark
worked out a patch which should be checked in by now.