Bug#560058: [buildd-tools-devel] Bug#560058: quinn-diff: should support architecture wildcards
On Friday 05 February 2010 14:36:51 Philipp Kern wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 05, 2010 at 07:52:09PM +0100, Philipp Kern wrote:
> > What's the command line you used? And the input data would be helpful,
> > though. If you didn't pass an -A on the commandline to set the arch, that
> > could cause a NULL in package_architecture which propagates to NULL as
> > the second argument to in_arch_list.
> Ok, so it seems the early parse of Packages-arch-specific broke the arch
> autodetection code. Thanks, the bug is clear to me now and can be work
> around by passing --architecture= to quinn-diff.
> Kind regards,
> Philipp Kern
$quinn-diff/src/quinn-diff -a Packages-arch-specific -p Packages-amd64 -s Sources
The Packages and Sources files are current files grabbed from the Debian archive
for Debian sid main. The Packages-arch-specific was grabbed from
This is from a local build, build using './configure && make CFLAGS="-g -O0"'.
Note, that current quinn-diff in Debian sid does not segfault with the same