Re: Bug#269715: ftbfs [sparc] Requires v9|v9a|v9b
|--==> James A Morrison writes:
JAM> Blars Blarson <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>>In article <email@example.com> you write:
>>>I have a package which FTBFS:
>>>any hint on how to fix it?
>>>From the error messages, it appears the package contians assembler
>>code that only works on sparc64, and the default for compiling for
>>debian sparc is sparc32.
JAM> Isn't exactly what the bug means. The default for debian sparc is
JAM> v8plus not v9. However, v9 can be run in 32 bit mode so the program
JAM> brutefir probably will compile on Debian if -march=ultrasparc is
JAM> in the CFLAGS.
>>Either disabled the assembler version, or modify your package to force
>>sparc64 complilation. (or you could do both sparc32 and sparc64
JAM> I looked at the makefile. Probably the best fix is to move -Wa,-xarch=v8plus
JAM> out of ifeq (,SUNOS) and into the main body of the makefile.
Ok, thanks a lot for your hints. I'll try to pop out the chunk of code
from the ifeq block and let you know.