Bug#689315: zic: creates dangling symlink for /etc/localtime

2012-10-01 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
Package: libc-bin Version: 2.13-35 Severity: important Hello, the version of 'zic' in 'libc-bin' in Debian Wheezy seems to no longer creates the localtime conversion file correctly. On Debian Squeeze: root@squeeze32:~ zic -l Europe/Berlin root@squeeze32:~ file /etc/localtime /etc/localtime:

Bug#689315: zic: creates dangling symlink for /etc/localtime

2012-10-26 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
On Fri, Oct 26, 2012 at 10:11:45AM +0200, Aurelien Jarno wrote: I am not able to reproduce this issue. Are you sure that /etc/localtime was not a broken symlink already before running the zic command? Interesting, I cannot reproduce the issue anymore either and I am pretty sure it occurred the

Bug#634261: Debian #634261: Is it actually a(n RC) bug?

2012-12-22 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
/html/bug-glibc/2001-12/msg00203.html [2] http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc/2000-10/msg00291.html [3] http://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-help/1999-10n/msg00065.html -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org `. `' Freie Universitaet Berlin - glaub...@physik.fu-berlin.de

Bug#634261: [sparc] iceweasel: Bus Error in setbuf()

2012-12-22 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
On Sat, Dec 22, 2012 at 01:38:44PM -0800, Jonathan Nieder wrote: (culling cc list) Hi Adrian, John Paul Adrian Glaubitz wrote: [Subject: Debian #634261: Is it actually a(n RC) bug?] Please keep in mind that these appear as emails in a crowded inbox, so the subject line can be a good

Bug#688086: Same issue as 634261

2013-01-13 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
[1] http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=674908 [2] http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=634261 -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org `. `' Freie Universitaet Berlin - glaub...@physik.fu-berlin.de `-GPG: 62FF 8A75 84E0

Bug#709992: eglibc: FTBFS: Assembler messages: Error: bad register expression

2013-06-24 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
Package: src:eglibc Followup-For: Bug #709992 Hi! I have browsed the code a bit and looked at the differences between eglibc 2.13 (which builds on m68k) and 2.17 and it turns out that m68k-helpers.S had two separate versions for Coldfire and real m68k CPUs in 2.13 while the code was merged in

Bug#709992: eglibc: FTBFS: Assembler messages: Error: bad register expression

2013-06-25 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
Package: src:eglibc Followup-For: Bug #709992 Hi, just a short heads-up. Michael Karcher suggested that the binutils package used on the buildds has been too old. However, as of yesterday, ara5 has compiled the latest version available in Debian. Can you update your binutils package and give it

Bug#752933: src:glibc: FTBFS on Alpha port due to failing tests

2014-06-27 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
Package: src:glibc Version: 2.19-4 Severity: normal Hello! After transitioning back from src:eglibc to src:glibc, building glibc from source fails on the Alpha port due to some tests from the testsuite failing, see the build log here [1]. I'm neither an expert regarding the C libary nor the

Bug#825865: glibc: Testsuite failure on sparc64 due to unaligned access in wcsmbs/test-wcsncmp.c

2016-06-03 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
have seen gcc-5 and gcc-6 sporadically complain about insufficient ptys, too. So there might be something wrong with the fstab configuration. I will verify the configuration again. Adrian -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org `. `' Freie Universitaet

Bug#825865: glibc: Testsuite failure on sparc64 due to unaligned access in wcsmbs/test-wcsncmp.c

2016-06-03 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
On 06/03/2016 02:38 PM, John Paul Adrian Glaubitz wrote: > I will verify the configuration again. Ok, so there was indeed one strange issue which was that /dev/shm in the host system was mounted again when invoking any schroot command, so that after running schroot once, mount on the host sys

Bug#825865: glibc: Testsuite failure on sparc64 due to unaligned access in wcsmbs/test-wcsncmp.c

2016-05-30 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
failures in rt/tst-mqueue5 due to timeouts. But those could also be a local issue which needs some further investiogation (might be related to TIMEOUTFACTOR in debian/build.mk). Cheers, Adrian > [1] https://sourceware.org/ml/libc-alpha/2016-05/msg00710.html -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaub

Bug#825865: glibc: Testsuite failure on sparc64 due to unaligned access in wcsmbs/test-wcsncmp.c

2016-05-31 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
ts enabled [1]. All later builds failed again. Adrian > [1] > https://buildd.debian.org/status/fetch.php?pkg=glibc=sparc64=2.22-7=1462606555 -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org `. `' Freie Universitaet Berlin - glaub...@physik.fu-berlin.de `-GPG: 62FF 8A75 84E0 2956 9546 0006 7426 3B37 F5B5 F913

Bug#825865: glibc: Testsuite failure on sparc64 due to unaligned access in wcsmbs/test-wcsncmp.c

2016-05-31 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
.org/~glaubitz/glibc_2.22-9+sparc64_sparc64-20160530-2024.build -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org `. `' Freie Universitaet Berlin - glaub...@physik.fu-berlin.de `-GPG: 62FF 8A75 84E0 2956 9546 0006 7426 3B37 F5B5 F913

Re: glibc 2.22 testsuite issues on sparc64

2016-03-10 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
ime of the test while landau was on 4.4.0. So there might be the possibility that this is a problem with the newer kernel, indeed. > Given I am unable to reproduce the issues, can someone please > investigate them? I can try a test build with an older kernel next week. But we should a

Re: glibc 2.22 build failure on sh4

2016-03-10 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
an.org/status/fetch.php?pkg=glibc=sh4=2.22-1=1457457915 > [2] http://anonscm.debian.org/cgit/pkg-glibc/glibc.git/commit/?id=eaa3701 > [3] https://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-patches/2014-11/txt1S0Z0gdV3V.txt Adrian -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org

glibc issues on powerpcspe

2016-03-10 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
gcc-5? Thanks, Adrian -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org `. `' Freie Universitaet Berlin - glaub...@physik.fu-berlin.de `-GPG: 62FF 8A75 84E0 2956 9546 0006 7426 3B37 F5B5 F913

Re: glibc issues on powerpcspe

2016-03-11 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
On 03/11/2016 08:42 AM, John Paul Adrian Glaubitz wrote: > Now, since gcc-5 relies on the FPU emulation code to be present in > glibc, I tried to force-enable e500 support in glibc: > > case "$machine" in > powerpc) > # $CC $CFLAGS $CPPFLAGS -E -dM -xc /dev/null

Bug#817926: glibc: Please build with "--without-fp" on powerpcspe to enable FPU emulation

2016-03-11 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
> [1] > https://buildd.debian.org/status/fetch.php?pkg=glibc=powerpcspe=2.19-18=1429072945 > [2] https://patchwork.ozlabs.org/patch/405072/ -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org `. `' Freie Universitaet Berlin - glaub...@physik.fu-berlin.d

Re: glibc issues on powerpcspe

2016-03-11 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
On 03/11/2016 01:10 PM, John Paul Adrian Glaubitz wrote: > There must be something I am overlooking which will enable soft-fp > support in glibc. Alright, we just need to pass "--without-fp" when building on powerpcspe, see [1]. I'm surprised this happen by default on powerpcsp

Re: glibc 2.22 testsuite issues on sparc64

2016-04-11 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
it did not address the issue we have with glibc, unfortunately. > Given I am unable to reproduce the issues, can someone please > investigate them? Maybe Jose Marchesi (CC) could have a look at it? I'm not really an expert when it comes to the glibc. Adrian -- .''`. John Paul Adria

Bug#855692: glibc: Please backport patch to fix 64-bit atomics on m68k

2017-02-21 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
https://sourceware.org/git/?p=glibc.git;a=commitdiff;h=64ae9fe45662c8994b0e56ab469b01967408a154 -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org `. `' Freie Universitaet Berlin - glaub...@physik.fu-berlin.de `-GPG: 62FF 8A75 84E0 2956 9546 0006 7426 3B37 F5B

Bug#851867: glibc: Please clone sysdeps from sh4 for sh3

2017-01-19 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
.mk which is what the attached patch does. Thanks, Adrian -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org `. `' Freie Universitaet Berlin - glaub...@physik.fu-berlin.de `-GPG: 62FF 8A75 84E0 2956 9546 0006 7426 3B37 F5B5 F913 >F

Bug#850565: glibc: Please enable architecture support for sh3

2017-01-07 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
ectures in the glibc package the same way "nios2" was added in [2]. This way, Helmut Grohne can enable "sh3" for rebootstrap and we see where can go from there to run Debian on J-Core. Thanks, Adrian > [1] http://j-core.org/ > [2] https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugrepo

Bug#857909: [libc6-dev] getpid() in child process created using clone(CLONE_VM) returns parent's pid

2017-03-17 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
now how acceptable the stale cache data with CLONE_VM is, but since the documentation already recommends to using the syscall, I think its safe to ignore this behavior: > To get the truth, it may be necessary to use code such as the following: > > #include > >

Bug#857909: [libc6-dev] getpid() in child process created using clone(CLONE_VM) returns parent's pid

2017-03-16 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
lemented, the cache may not be up to date in some circumstances. Can you elaborate a bit more where your sample code contradicts the clone(2) manpage which documents the buggy behavior? Adrian -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org `. `' Frei

Bug#882794: glibc: Please backport fix for assertion failure in posix_spawn()

2017-11-26 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
gt; https://sourceware.org/git/?p=glibc.git;a=commitdiff;h=4b4d4056bb154603f36c6f8845757c1012758158;hp=8d3bd947483f50b57aee7c35c07dc1927d6e8a27 > [2] https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=22273 > [3] https://bugs.launchpad.net/qemu/+bug/1673976 -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz

Bug#882794: [Debian-ports-devel] Bug#882794: glibc: Please backport fix for assertion failure in posix_spawn()

2017-11-26 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
On 11/26/2017 10:13 PM, John Paul Adrian Glaubitz wrote: > This was introduced with [1] and reported in [2]. A QEMU bug report > has also been opened [3]. I'm currently rebuilding glibc for m68k with > the attached patch which should fix the issue. Would be great if it > could be inc

Re: armel/armhf arch qualification for buster: call for DSA, Security, toolchain concernsj

2018-07-23 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
should watch out for hardware with ARM Cortex Cores. Alternatively, X-Gene 1. ThunderX, ThunderX2 and Centriq are definitely not supported. Adrian -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org `. `' Freie Universitaet Berlin - glaub...@physik.fu-berlin.de `

Re: Arch qualification for buster: call for DSA, Security, toolchain concernsj

2018-06-29 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
> On Jun 29, 2018, at 9:50 AM, Jonathan Wiltshire wrote: > >> On Fri, Jun 29, 2018 at 11:04:26PM +0900, Roger Shimizu wrote: >> I see armel is already not a candidate for buster [0]. >> So it seems we can discuss armhf, but no armel at all. >> I don't agree with this idea. >> And I think we

Re: Arch qualification for buster: call for DSA, Security, toolchain concernsj

2018-06-29 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
continue to do that once the move of powerpc to ports has been completed). I think that building on arm64 after fixing the bug in question is the way to move forward. I'm surprised the bug itself hasn't been fixed yet, doesn't speak for ARM. Adrian -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian De

Re: Arch qualification for buster: call for DSA, Security, toolchain concerns

2018-12-11 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
nd IBM Z, I fear that Debian would more and more be turned into a mere development project for Ubuntu and other derivatives rather than being an operating system of its own. Thanks, Adrian -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org `. `' Freie Univer

Bug#916276: glibc: Please add prelimenary patch to fix regression on qemu-user

2018-12-12 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
=23960 -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org `. `' Freie Universitaet Berlin - glaub...@physik.fu-berlin.de `-GPG: 62FF 8A75 84E0 2956 9546 0006 7426 3B37 F5B5 F913 Description: Fix regression of glibc 2.28 on qemu-user The new getdents{64} imple

Bug#916124: glibc: Please disable or ignore math/test-float64x-float128-mul on sparc64

2018-12-10 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
lla/show_bug.cgi?id=23886 -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org `. `' Freie Universitaet Berlin - glaub...@physik.fu-berlin.de `-GPG: 62FF 8A75 84E0 2956 9546 0006 7426 3B37 F5B5 F913

Bug#914997: glibc: Please disable or ignore misc/tst-pkey on powerpc/powerpcspe/ppc64

2018-11-29 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
you disable or ignore the test misc/tst-pkey on powerpc, powerpcspe and ppc64 so that glibc builds successfully there? On powerpcspe, there is still another issue which I will have a look at. Adrian > [1] https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=23202 -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaub

Bug#915958: glibc: Please include patch to fix sigaction regression on m68k

2018-12-08 Thread John Paul Adrian Glaubitz
. I am attaching the patch. Can you include it in the next upload? Thanks, Adrian > [1] https://sourceware.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=23960 -- .''`. John Paul Adrian Glaubitz : :' : Debian Developer - glaub...@debian.org `. `' Freie Universitaet Berlin - glaub...@physik.fu-berlin