Re: Need a DD's help for some IA64 things
On Mon, 2005-08-01 at 12:22 +1000, Ian Wienand wrote:
> Hi all,
> I need some help from a developer with some time; Al Stone has been a
> great help but I fear he's extremely busy with other work.
> The things I want to do are
> 1] upload new version of libatomic-ops
> This is starting to break things, as the old version FTBFS with new
> gcc versions. Seeing as things depend on it this has a ripple
> effect. The new upstream version 1.0 is packaged and ready
> to go, although there is one bug with an autogenerated file which I
> have asked upstream about.
> qprof and libunwind seem to work with this 1.0 release, although I
> haven't tested more than building and a quick test.
This appears to be a non-native package, but it is packaged natively.
i.e., the .dsc file doesn't have a .orig.tar.gz & a .diff.gz.
> 2] upload libnuma packages (#283443). These should be ready to go
> after fixing some requests from ftp-master
What were ftp-master's requests?
> 3] Help with ltrace (#306862)
> The ltrace maintainer unfortunately seems MIA and isn't responding
> to emails. There is also a patch for Power in the BTS. I'd like
> to work with someone sufficiently interested to integrate both of
> these and do a NMU.
Have you reviewed the ppc64 changes, and do you "vouch" for them? Do
you have a way to test a build of them?