Debian Bug report logs - #662937
sdlbasic: FTBFS: /usr/bin/ld.bfd.real: cannot find -ltiff

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Package: sdlbasic; Maintainer for sdlbasic is Debian Games Team <>; Source for sdlbasic is src:sdlbasic.

Reported by: Moritz Muehlenhoff <>

Date: Wed, 7 Mar 2012 12:03:02 UTC

Severity: serious

Tags: sid, wheezy

Found in version sdlbasic/0.0.20070714-3

Fixed in version sdlbasic/0.0.20070714-4

Done: Paul Wise <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Bug#662937; Package sdlbasic. (Wed, 07 Mar 2012 12:03:06 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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sdlbasic: FTBFS: /usr/bin/ld.bfd.real: cannot find -ltiff

please either use found or fixed to the control server with a correct version, or reply to this report indicating the correct version so the maintainer (or someone else) can correct it for you.

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From: Moritz Muehlenhoff <>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <>
Subject: 0.0.20070714-3
Date: Wed, 07 Mar 2012 12:57:58 +0100
Package: sdlbasic
Version: sdlbasic: FTBFS: /usr/bin/ld.bfd.real: cannot find -ltiff
Severity: serious

Your package fails to build from source:

ranlib BASengine.a
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/jmm/sdlbasic-0.0.20070714/src/sdlBasic/src/sdlBrt/BASengine'
/usr/bin/make -C "/home/jmm/sdlbasic-0.0.20070714/src/sdlBasic/src/sdlBrt" os=linux prefix="/usr" bindir="/usr/bin" exec_prefix="/usr/bin" datadir="/usr/share/sdlbasic" font_prefix="/usr/share/fonts/truetype" SYSCONF_PATH="/etc/sdlbasic" DOC_PATH="/usr/share/doc/sdlbasic" PLUGINS_PATH="/usr/share/sdlbasic/plugins" stripped=no CFLAGS="-Wall -g -O2" LDFLAGS="-Wl,--as-needed -Wl,-z,defs -Wl,--no-undefined"
make[1]: Entering directory `/home/jmm/sdlbasic-0.0.20070714/src/sdlBasic/src/sdlBrt'
gcc -Wall -g -O2 -I/usr/include/SDL -D_REENTRAT -DPLAY_MOD -DUNIX -DLINUX -DDEJAVUSANS_TTF=\"/usr/share/fonts/truetype/ttf-dejavu/DejaVuSans.ttf\" -Dfont_prefix=\"/usr/share/fonts/truetype\" -c sdlBrt.c -o sdlBrt.o
In file included from sdlBrt.c:35:0:
class.c: In function 'findClass':
class.c:27:19: warning: variable 'nameHash' set but not used [-Wunused-but-set-variable]
sdlBrt.c: In function 'main':
sdlBrt.c:167:22: warning: variable 'debug' set but not used [-Wunused-but-set-variable]
g++ -Wall -g -O2 -I/usr/include/SDL -D_REENTRAT -DPLAY_MOD -DUNIX -DLINUX -DDEJAVUSANS_TTF=\"/usr/share/fonts/truetype/ttf-dejavu/DejaVuSans.ttf\" -o ../../bin/sdlBrt sdlBrt.o unzip/unzip.a BASengine/BASengine.a SDLengine/SDLengine.a -Wl,-rpath, -lSDL_mixer -lSDL_image -lSDL_ttf -lSDL_net -lvorbisfile -lvorbis -logg -lsmpeg -lasound -lSDL -lpng -ltiff -lz -ljpeg -lpthread -lm -lfreetype -ldl -Wl,--as-needed -Wl,-z,defs -Wl,--no-undefined
/usr/bin/ld.bfd.real: cannot find -ltiff
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
make[1]: *** [../../bin/sdlBrt] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/jmm/sdlbasic-0.0.20070714/src/sdlBasic/src/sdlBrt'
make: *** [build-stamp] Error 2
dpkg-buildpackage: error: debian/rules build gave error exit status 2

Changed Bug title to 'sdlbasic: FTBFS: /usr/bin/ld.bfd.real: cannot find -ltiff' from '0.0.20070714-3' Request was from Jakub Wilk <> to (Wed, 07 Mar 2012 12:36:03 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Bug Marked as found in versions sdlbasic/0.0.20070714-3. Request was from Jakub Wilk <> to (Wed, 07 Mar 2012 12:36:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Added tag(s) pending. Request was from Paul Wise <> to (Sun, 11 Mar 2012 05:27:12 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Added tag(s) sid and wheezy. Request was from Jakub Wilk <> to (Sun, 11 Mar 2012 09:00:13 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Reply sent to Paul Wise <>:
You have taken responsibility. (Sun, 11 Mar 2012 09:19:23 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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Bug acknowledged by developer. (Sun, 11 Mar 2012 09:19:27 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #18 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Paul Wise <>
Subject: Bug#662937: fixed in sdlbasic 0.0.20070714-4
Date: Sun, 11 Mar 2012 09:17:30 +0000
Source: sdlbasic
Source-Version: 0.0.20070714-4

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
sdlbasic, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to main/s/sdlbasic/sdlbasic-dbg_0.0.20070714-4_amd64.deb
  to main/s/sdlbasic/sdlbasic_0.0.20070714-4.debian.tar.gz
  to main/s/sdlbasic/sdlbasic_0.0.20070714-4.dsc
  to main/s/sdlbasic/sdlbasic_0.0.20070714-4_amd64.deb
  to main/s/sdlbasic/sdlbrt_0.0.20070714-4_amd64.deb

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Paul Wise <> (supplier of updated sdlbasic package)

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Format: 1.8
Date: Sun, 11 Mar 2012 17:05:15 +0800
Source: sdlbasic
Binary: sdlbrt sdlbasic sdlbasic-dbg
Architecture: source amd64
Version: 0.0.20070714-4
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Debian Games Team <>
Changed-By: Paul Wise <>
 sdlbasic   - BASIC interpreter for game development
 sdlbasic-dbg - BASIC interpreter for game development - debug symbols
 sdlbrt     - BASIC interpreter for game development - runtime interpreter
Closes: 662937
 sdlbasic (0.0.20070714-4) unstable; urgency=low
   * Team upload.
   * Run wrap-and-sort -sa
   * Add missing build-dep on libtiff-dev (Closes: #662937)
   * Switch from plain quilt to dpkg-source v3
   * Clean up the patches and add DEP-3 headers
   * Point copyright file at the right GPL version
   * Drop shlibs dep on -dbg package, not needed
   * Drop buildinfo, not useful these days
   * Switch to debhelper compat 9 and dh
   * Depend only on the ttf-dejavu-core package
   * Bump Standards-Version
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Bug archived. Request was from Debbugs Internal Request <> to (Thu, 19 Apr 2012 07:36:14 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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