On Thu, Aug 22, 2019 at 02:42:48PM +0200, Nihanth Subramanya wrote: > Note that the config.status changes in bug 844509 seem to break `$./mach > clobber` - I had to manually rm -rf my objdir.
Filed as bug 1575959, fixed on mozilla-central. Sorry for the annoyance. Mike > On Thu, Aug 22, 2019 at 2:35 AM Mike Hommey <m...@glandium.org> wrote: > > > Hi, > > > > In bug 1575135 and bug 844509, we've changed how configure handles > > strings from files and subprocesses, to normalize everything to Unicode. > > > > On systems where the system locale is based on UTF-8 (e.g. most Linux > > or macOS), this shouldn't make a difference. > > > > On systems where the system locale is not based on UTF-8, this might > > cause problems, so please watch out, especially on non-Latin Windows. > > > > I don't believe things would have regressed (things should be handled > > more or less similarly to before). I can think of a few things that > > could fail, but for that matter, those I have in mind would have failed > > before too. > > > > However, it is possible that a few corner cases that are not covered by > > automation lead to configure complaining about some key or values not > > being unicode strings. If that happens, please file bugs with your > > mozconfig and as much detail as possible. > > > > Cheers, > > > > Mike > > _______________________________________________ > > dev-platform mailing list > > firstname.lastname@example.org > > https://lists.mozilla.org/listinfo/dev-platform > > _______________________________________________ dev-platform mailing list email@example.com https://lists.mozilla.org/listinfo/dev-platform