Re: Bug#906016: transition: gjs built with mozjs60
On 12/17/18 4:08 PM, John Paul Adrian Glaubitz wrote:
> On 12/17/18 3:56 PM, Simon McVittie wrote:
>> gjs recently switched from mozjs52 to mozjs60, and mozjs60 doesn't work
>> on s390x (#909536; about 80% of its tests fail, which means I have no
>> confidence that the resulting binaries would be useful or usable if
>> we ignored the test failures).
> This sounds suspicious and more like a single bug that breaks mozjs60 on
> s390x, maybe similar to the issues we have on SPARC due to the tagged pointers
> conflicting with the extended virtual address on SPARC.
> We might have a patch for s390x in openSUSE/SLE, I'll have a look. There
> also might be one in Fedora we could pick for Debian.
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1488552 is what I was
hitting last time around. That got resolved as fixed a few days ago,
although it depends on a refactoring that's not in 60. Still, might be
worth trying to run SpiderMonkey tests on trunk on 64bit BE and see if
and how much better it is now.