Re: Regression bug in GNU Make 3.82
- From: "Patrick 'P. J.' McDermott" <pj+proteanos-ml АТ pehjota DОТ net>
- To: proteanos-dev АТ lists DОТ proteanos DОТ com, David Stanford <dstanford АТ daemonbox DОТ net>
- Date: Thu, 26 Jun 2014 23:32:26 -0400
- Message-id: <53ACE5CA DОТ 2090603 АТ pehjota DОТ net>
On 2014-06-24 12:58, Patrick 'P. J.' McDermott wrote:
> Hi David,
> GNU Make 3.82 introduced a regression  in the parsing of archive
> libraries. This was fixed with commits 5acda13  and b06b8c6  in
> Make 4.0.
> The regression is causing dev86, a build dependency of LILO, to fail to
> We can either prepare and apply a patch to Make 3.82 or update the gmake
> package to 4.0. Do you want to do this? Or should I do it?
> : https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?30612
> : https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?30897
> : http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/make.git/commit/?id=5acda13
> : http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/make.git/commit/?id=b06b8c6
I updated gmake to the new upstream version and added myself to the
package's maintainers list. The changes are in pkg/gmake.git and gmake
4.0-1 is currently in the package archive's incoming queue.
Patrick "P. J." McDermott
Lead Developer, ProteanOS