Bug#789187: moarvm on mispel
Arturo Borrero Gonzalez
arturo.borrero.glez at gmail.com
Thu Jun 25 18:31:34 UTC 2015
On 24 June 2015 at 22:18, Daniel Dehennin <daniel.dehennin at baby-gnu.org> wrote:
> Arturo Borrero Gonzalez <arturo.borrero.glez at gmail.com> writes:
>> upstream has added libffi support .
>> best regards.
>>  https://github.com/MoarVM/MoarVM/commit/cfdd2455914d198a787a08533ce43d27d5a1a8ac
> Yes and Tobias Leich tested it on mips and it worked.
> We should be able to re-enable near all architectures.
> According to Dominique Dumont, we have 3 way to handle that, quote from
> <dod> nebuchadnezzar: I see 3 ways to handle that ranging from good
> but time consuming to not so good but less time consuming
> <dod> from good to bad
> <dod> 1. test build on porter boxes (a set of hosts maintained by
> <dod> 2. upload the package and see what fails on build daemons
> <dod> 3. restrict the list of supported arch and allow arch when
> user show interest (preferably with a patch)
> <dod> I don't remember if we can allow non DD to use porter boxes.
If you are using git for packaging, I propose:
* upload the packaging of latests upstream (which enables libffi and
thus mips*) to some temp branch.
* I will checkout and build the package in my mipsel machine.
Please, let me know.
Arturo Borrero González
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