[Reproducible-builds] Berkeley DB cause libzhuyin not build reproducibly

Mattia Rizzolo mattia at mapreri.org
Sat Mar 7 17:40:46 UTC 2015

On Sat, Mar 7, 2015 at 5:46 PM, ChangZhuo Chen (陳昌倬) <czchen at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Dienstag, 3. März 2015, ChangZhuo Chen (陳昌倬) wrote:
>> > The package libzhuyin [0] does not build reproducibly in libzhuyin-data.
>> > As upstream point out [1], it is caused by Berkeley DB data file in
>> > libzhuyin-data. Is anyone has experience in handling reproducible
>> > Berkeley DB data file?
>> However sadly we don't have experience with reproducible berkeley db data
>> files yet. libzhuyin also seems to be the first package showing such a
>> problem, maybe as a first step we should record this as a dedicated issue on
>> https://reproducible.debian.net/index_issues.html ?
>> Currently I would lean towards calling the issue
>> "berkeley_db_variation_requiring_further_investigation" - how does that sound?
> The name looks good for me. Please help to update to
> https://reproducible.debian.net/index_issues.html.
> Also, the libpinyin [0] also has the same problem. I think we can check
> for the same issue on package which is not reproducibly and depending on
> libdb.

here it is.
please bear in mind that this url will change once the issue change
name (e.g. once the issue is investigated and understood)

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