Debian Bug report logs - #342227
ghc6: regression on sparc causes darcs build failure

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Package: ghc6; Maintainer for ghc6 is Kari Pahula <kaol@debian.org>; Source for ghc6 is src:ghc.

Reported by: Dave Love <fx@gnu.org>

Date: Tue, 6 Dec 2005 12:03:04 UTC

Severity: important

Found in version ghc6/6.4.1-1

Fixed in version 6.4.1-2

Done: Ian Lynagh <igloo@earth.li>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Report forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Dave Love <d.love@dl.ac.uk>, Ian Lynagh (wibble) <igloo@debian.org>:
Bug#342227; Package ghc6. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Dave Love <fx@gnu.org>:
New Bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to Dave Love <d.love@dl.ac.uk>, Ian Lynagh (wibble) <igloo@debian.org>. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #5 received at submit@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Dave Love <fx@gnu.org>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <submit@bugs.debian.org>
Subject: ghc6: regression on sparc causes darcs build failure
Date: Tue, 06 Dec 2005 11:59:20 +0000
Package: ghc6
Version: 6.4.1-1
Severity: important

The sparc build of darcs fails with a bus error
<URL:http://buildd.debian.org/~jeroen/status/package.php?p=darcs&a=sparc#fail-sparc>.

The current stable and testing ghc6 build darcs OK from the same
source on my (mostly stable) system.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 3.1
  APT prefers stable
  APT policy: (900, 'stable')
Architecture: sparc (sparc64)
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux 2.6.12-1-sparc64
Locale: LANG=en_GB, LC_CTYPE=en_GB (charmap=ISO-8859-1)

Versions of packages ghc6 depends on:
ii  gcc                           4:3.3.5-3  The GNU C compiler
ii  haskell-utils                 1.6.0.1    Utilities used by the Debian Haske
ii  libc6                         2.3.5-6    GNU C Library: Shared libraries an
ii  libgmp3-dev                   4.1.4-10   Multiprecision arithmetic library 
ii  libgmp3c2                     4.1.4-10   Multiprecision arithmetic library
ii  libncurses5                   5.4-9      Shared libraries for terminal hand
ii  libreadline5                  5.0-10     GNU readline and history libraries
ii  libreadline5-dev              5.0-10     GNU readline and history libraries
ii  perl [perl5]                  5.8.4-8    Larry Wall's Practical Extraction 

ghc6 recommends no packages.

-- no debconf information



Information forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Ian Lynagh (wibble) <igloo@debian.org>:
Bug#342227; Package ghc6. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Ian Lynagh <igloo@earth.li>:
Extra info received and forwarded to list. Copy sent to Ian Lynagh (wibble) <igloo@debian.org>. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #10 received at 342227@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Ian Lynagh <igloo@earth.li>
To: Dave Love <fx@gnu.org>, 342227@bugs.debian.org, 341797@bugs.debian.org, John Goerzen <jgoerzen@complete.org>, 342757@bugs.debian.org, Blars Blarson <blarson@blars.org>, Isaac Jones <ijones@syntaxpolice.org>
Subject: ghc6 on sparc
Date: Sat, 10 Dec 2005 21:36:41 +0000
Hi all,

These look like symptoms of bitrot in ghc6's registerised sparc support.
I'll make it unregisterised for the next ghc6 upload, but this won't
happen until I can install ghc6's build-deps again (#338327 / #340076).


Thanks
Ian




Information forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Ian Lynagh (wibble) <igloo@debian.org>:
Bug#342227; Package ghc6. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Ian Lynagh <igloo@earth.li>:
Extra info received and forwarded to list. Copy sent to Ian Lynagh (wibble) <igloo@debian.org>. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #15 received at 342227@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Ian Lynagh <igloo@earth.li>
To: 342227@bugs.debian.org
Subject: sparc built unregisterised
Date: Tue, 24 Oct 2006 23:26:20 +0100
Version: 6.4.1-2

Sparc started being built unregisterised in 6.4.1-2, fixing this
problem.


Thanks
Ian




Reply sent to Ian Lynagh <igloo@earth.li>:
You have taken responsibility. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Notification sent to Dave Love <fx@gnu.org>:
Bug acknowledged by developer. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #20 received at 342227-done@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Ian Lynagh <igloo@earth.li>
To: 342227-done@bugs.debian.org
Subject: sparc built unregisterised
Date: Wed, 25 Oct 2006 00:25:51 +0100
Version: 6.4.1-2

Sparc started being built unregisterised in 6.4.1-2, fixing this
problem.


Thanks
Ian




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