Bug#752735: webkitgtk FTBFS on arm64

Alberto Garcia berto at igalia.com
Mon Jun 30 12:49:21 UTC 2014

On Thu, Jun 26, 2014 at 01:34:38AM +0100, peter green wrote:

> webkitgtk failed to build on arm64, the following was the final error in
> the build log (there were a load of others before it too)

Do we have access to a machine where we can try to fix the build?

> debian/patches/aarch64.patch, debian/patches/fix-aarch64.patch:
>   from their title and description these are obviously arm64 related.

I guess this is the build fix.

> debian/rules: changes to list of no-jit architectures
>   ubuntu added arm64 and ppc64el

I guess this one too.

> but I wonder if it would make more sense to have a list of
> architectures on which to enable jit than a list of architectures on
> which to disable it.

I'm not sure, in general I'd prefer having it enabled by default and
only disable it when it fails... Emilio, Gustavo, what do you think?


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