Bug#764530: llvm-toolchain-3.4: FTBFS on arm64

Wookey wookey at wookware.org
Thu Oct 9 16:52:03 UTC 2014

+++ Sylvestre Ledru [2014-10-09 18:36 +0200]:
> On 09/10/2014 18:29, Wookey wrote:

> > I think we are talking at cross-purposes here. You are talking about
> > the debugger, I am talking about the whole package. If 3.4 is best not
> > used on arm64, then why are we building it at all on this
> > arch. Because cross-compilers (i.e used of 3.4 but other back-ends)?
> > Because build-deps?
> >
> > Similar questions for 3.3.
> >
> OK. My bad :)
> I don't have any opinion on this. I am not restricting the arch in the
> packaging.
> But you have to know that there are packages explicitly depending on 3.4
> (ghc for example).

OK, well if ghc needs it and it does in fact build then clearly we
should be building it. So yes, go ahead with the fixed upload. Cheers
for the speedy responses.

Once that builds then llvm-defaults should work too, I presume.

> About 3.3, see bug 753965

OK, that's going away, which if good from my POV :-)

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