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Re: [parisc-linux] [Fwd: [patch/hppa] Floating point exception handling patch]

On Mon, Jan 16, 2006 at 11:40:50AM -0500, Kyle McMartin wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 15, 2006 at 11:22:12PM -0700, Grant Grundler wrote:
> > On Mon, Jan 16, 2006 at 07:38:36AM +0800, Randolph Chung wrote:
> > > This affects packages that use feholdexcept and
> > > fesetenv, such as uic from QT.

> > It's not a very long list.  I hacked the following short script
> > to search a local mirror I have access to.
> > Output from this script is appended at the end:
> > [...] 
> > Obviously there are some false positives (e.g. lg-issue40 and manpages).

> Readding debian-hppa to the CC list.

> This is a pretty short list... Would anyone object to binNMUs of the
> effected packages on hppa, once a fixed glibc is uploaded?

If the bug is in glibc, why would any of these packages need binNMUs?  The
only reason they would need rebuilt after a glibc bug fix would be if the
glibc ABI changed in the process, and that would be Very Bad<tm>.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
vorlon@debian.org                                   http://www.debian.org/

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