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Re: Bug#722542: gcc-spu went away but is still being used

Control: reassign -1 newlib

Am 12.09.2013 08:31, schrieb Niels Thykier:
> Package: gcc-defaults,newlib
> Severity: important
> Dear maintainers of gcc-defaults and newlib,
> I noticed that gcc-defaults have removed the "gnu-spu" package in sid,
> but newlib still build-depends on it.  Since there was no bug against
> either package, I am assuming no one has noticed this so far.  As it
> is, this is one (of several) things blocking gcc-defaults migration to
> testing.
> This bug can be fixed either by re-introducing gcc-spu (possibly as a
> transitional package, if gcc-spu is no longer needed) or by newlib no
> longer Build-Depending on gcc-spu (since it is the last package using
> it).  I will leave it to you to decide how this will be solved; please
> reassign this bug to the proper package.

I don't maintain the spu cross toolchain anymore, as previously written to the
gcc and powerpc ML. So newlib maybe shouldn't build the spu packages anymore.


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