Control: reassign -1 release.debian.org
Control: retitle -1 nmu: ace_6.4.5+dfsg-1
Control: notfound 701300 1.2.11a1-9
Control: close 701300
Control: close 888621
On Sat, Jan 27, 2018 at 08:53:30PM +0000, Barak A. Pearlmutter wrote:
> This is a recurrence of https://bugs.debian.org/701300 which was
> caused by libace being compiled with a different version of the
> compiler than ivtools, and these two versions mangling a particular
> symbol differently.
It is actually a different issue, caused by an ABI-breaking change
in glibc 2.26:
11:55 < aurel32> bunk: i am afraid so, it's mentionned in section 4.2 of the
11:55 < aurel32> https://sourceware.org/glibc/wiki/Release/2.26
ACE already changed so-name after stretch and is expected to do so again,
so at least there won't be any stretch -> buster upgrade issues due to this
(but backporting ACE to stretch would be problematic).
> If libace (src:pkg-ace) could be tickled into a rebuild against the
> latest sid toolchain, that might solve the problem.
Correct, turning this into a binNMU request for
nmu: ace_6.4.5+dfsg-1 . ANY . unstable . -m "Rebuild with glibc 2.26 ABI"
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