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  • Category Packages
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    Andreas Baumann
  • Operating System pentium4
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Attached to Project: Arch Linux 32
Opened by Andreas Baumann - 22.10.2021
Last edited by Andreas Baumann - 28.10.2021

FS#213 - [libffi] libffi.so7/libffi.so.8 major ABI bump

make and guile made it half (and broken) to stable.
breaking the cycle required a shim package libffi33 in build-support.
packages depending of libffi are rescheduled and need to be rebuilt first, pushing libffi.so.8 to stable now would make
‘make/guile’ work again, but break a lot of other stuff!

Closed by  Andreas Baumann
28.10.2021 05:38
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  

libffi33 whim package, packages like thunderbird can currently not be built, so expect libffi33 and icu67 to stick around for a while..

Andreas Baumann commented on 22.10.2021 09:42

Import packages depending on it are:
- p11-kit (break systemd, glib2, etc.)
- guile in make
- llvm
- python
- ruby
- wayland

Currently rebuilding them pushing them to testing..
..they must be pushed to stable all together and with care. :-)

Andreas Baumann commented on 23.10.2021 05:21

- wayland: breaks geany, luakit

Andreas Baumann commented on 24.10.2021 05:51

-qutebrowser python, python2 break in all C attached librares, e.g. yaml,

see https://bbs.archlinux32.org/viewtopic.php?id=3142
Andreas Baumann commented on 25.10.2021 17:14

let's add thunderbird and xmonad to the list.


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