Debian Bug report logs - #689625
libxslt: autoconf update for arm64 building

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Package: libxslt; Maintainer for libxslt is Debian XML/SGML Group <debian-xml-sgml-pkgs@lists.alioth.debian.org>;

Reported by: Wookey <wookey@wookware.org>

Date: Thu, 4 Oct 2012 15:39:01 UTC

Severity: wishlist

Tags: patch, upstream

Found in version 1.1.26

Done: Wookey <wookey@wookware.org>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Report forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, veillard@redhat.com, Debian XML/SGML Group <debian-xml-sgml-pkgs@lists.alioth.debian.org>:
Bug#689625; Package libxslt. (Thu, 04 Oct 2012 15:39:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Wookey <wookey@wookware.org>:
New Bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to veillard@redhat.com, Debian XML/SGML Group <debian-xml-sgml-pkgs@lists.alioth.debian.org>. (Thu, 04 Oct 2012 15:39:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Wookey <wookey@wookware.org>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <submit@bugs.debian.org>
Subject: libxslt: autoconf update for arm64 building
Date: Thu, 04 Oct 2012 16:37:14 +0100
[Message part 1 (text/plain, inline)]
Package: libxslt
Version: 1.1.26
Severity: wishlist
Tags: upstream patch

This package needs autoconf updates (to config.guess and config.sub)
to build for 64-bit arm. The arm64 port is stalled until this package
is updated.
                                                                                                                                                         
Support for aarch64 has been added to autotools config.guess and
config.sub in autotools 20120210.1

For upstream running autoreconf against autotools-dev 20120210.1 or
later will fix the autoconf part.

For the Debian package, if you wanted to keep this up to date
automatically in the future (generally a good idea) then adding
something like this to your distclean target would be effective: -test
-r /usr/share/misc/config.sub && cp -f /usr/share/misc/config.sub
config.sub -test -r /usr/share/misc/config.guess && cp -f
/usr/share/misc/config.guess config.guess (You could instead just make
those files links.) along with a build-dependency on autotools-dev
 
Please pass this bug report to upstream (I hope I have CC:ed the right
person in this report)

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 6.0.6
  APT prefers stable
  APT policy: (990, 'stable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.32.33-kvm-i386-20111128-dirty (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=en_GB.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
[libxslt-1.1.26-autoconfupdate.patch (text/x-diff, attachment)]

Reply sent to Wookey <wookey@wookware.org>:
You have taken responsibility. (Thu, 04 Oct 2012 16:39:03 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Notification sent to Wookey <wookey@wookware.org>:
Bug acknowledged by developer. (Thu, 04 Oct 2012 16:39:03 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #10 received at 689625-done@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Wookey <wookey@wookware.org>
To: 689625-done@bugs.debian.org
Subject: Re: Bug#689625: Acknowledgement (libxslt: autoconf update for arm64 building)
Date: Thu, 4 Oct 2012 17:36:24 +0100
+++ Debian Bug Tracking System [2012-10-04 15:39 +0000]:

Closing this bug as I've just realised this package builds with
autoreconf by default so is fine within Debian. Upstream autoreconf is
still needed for next release.

Apologies for the noise.

Wookey
-- 
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Bug archived. Request was from Debbugs Internal Request <owner@bugs.debian.org> to internal_control@bugs.debian.org. (Fri, 02 Nov 2012 07:26:06 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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