Bug#379137: boinc-client errors out with a "Floating point exception" error when application is launched.

Jim Woodruff james.woodruff at comcast.net
Fri Jul 21 16:09:27 UTC 2006

Package: boinc-client
Version: 5.4.10-1
Severity: grave
Justification: renders package unusable

I think the CFLAGS option "-ffast-math" is the culprit.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: alpha
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux
Locale: LANG=C, LC_CTYPE=C (charmap=ANSI_X3.4-1968)

Versions of packages boinc-client depends on:
ii  adduser                       3.95       Add and remove users and groups
ii  libc6.1                       2.3.6-15   GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libcomerr2                    1.39-1     common error description library
ii  libcurl3                      7.15.4-1   Multi-protocol file transfer libra
ii  libgcc1                       1:4.1.1-9  GCC support library
ii  libidn11                      0.6.5-1    GNU libidn library, implementation
ii  libkrb53                      1.4.3-8    MIT Kerberos runtime libraries
ii  libssl0.9.8                   0.9.8b-2   SSL shared libraries
ii  libstdc++6                    4.1.1-9    The GNU Standard C++ Library v3
ii  lsb-base                      3.1-10     Linux Standard Base 3.1 init scrip
ii  python                        2.3.5-9    An interactive high-level object-o
ii  zlib1g                        1:1.2.3-13 compression library - runtime

boinc-client recommends no packages.

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