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Re: Haskell needs patching

Svante Signell, le Tue 28 Apr 2015 13:37:13 +0200, a écrit :
> On Tue, 2015-04-28 at 13:19 +0200, Samuel Thibault wrote:
> > I called for help some time ago, but nobody moved. Now it'll hit us if
> > nobody takes care to fix it, and quite badly: it's like 5% of the Debian
> > packages. It shouldn't be hard, it's probably a matter of taking the
> > Linux code and fix a couple of bits, but somebody has to do it:
> > 
> > https://buildd.debian.org/status/package.php?p=ghc
> > 
> > howToAccessLabel: PIC not defined for this platform
> Even if a patch is sent to the Debian BTS, probably nothing will happen
> (unless you NMU the package) :(

Don't be pessimistic, maintainers' response vary a lot. In the case of
ghc, it's the maintainer himself who raised the concern, so he'll likely
apply a patch.


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