upcoming glibc 2.9 - i486 problem

Mike Frysinger vapier@gentoo.org
Mon Nov 17 18:49:00 GMT 2008


On Monday 17 November 2008 13:14:53 Ryan Arnold wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 12:11 PM, Mike Frysinger <vapier@gentoo.org> wrote:
> >> > On Saturday 15 of November 2008, Arkadiusz Miskiewicz wrote:
> >> > > I have such build failure on i486 linux:
> >> >
> >> > Update: i686, athlon, x86_64, ppc built fine. Only i486 failed.
> >>
> >> --- libc-HEAD/sysdeps/i386/dl-tlsdesc.S.org   2008-11-17
> >> 18:17:04.004203199
> >
> > patches should be submitted to libc-alpha.  however, you need a proper
> > GNU ChangeLog entry first ...
>
> Mike, it's perfectly fine for him to come up with the patch here on
> libc-help and then we can suggest the steps necessary for him to get
> it to libc-alpha, including (as you mentioned) a proper ChangeLog.

i didnt say you cant send patches on libc-help.  i was telling him the next 
step to get things merged: post to libc-alpha.

the checklist is probably a better 'next' step before libc-alpha, thanks.
-mike



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