[oi-dev] 1535 update gmake to 3.82

Peter Tribble peter.tribble at gmail.com
Mon Sep 19 15:52:29 UTC 2011

On Mon, Sep 19, 2011 at 4:29 PM, Alasdair Lumsden <alasdairrr at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Jeff,
> On 19/09/2011 15:45, Josef 'Jeff' Sipek wrote:
>> The current version of gmake is 3.81.  That was released in 2006.  There
>> has
>> been bugfixes since, and version 3.82 was released in April 2010.  This
>> change bumps the gmake version to 3.82.  As far as testing is concerned, I
>> used it to build parts of oi-build.
>> http://hg.31bits.net/oi/oi-build-make/rev/0305fbc59d33
>> Oh, and before you ask... I had to remove the rw locale from the manifest
>> since gmake no longer ships it.  (From the gmake changelog: "One of our
>> translations disappeared from the translations site so remove it.")
> Looks good to me! I'm not aware of any problems that might result from
> upgrading to gmake 3.82 - does anyone on-list know of any?

I've had several build failures caused by gmake 3.82. I can't
remember what applications failed (not on the right system at
the moment) but my general conclusion was to stick at 3.81 and
blacklist 3.82.

-Peter Tribble
http://www.petertribble.co.uk/ - http://ptribble.blogspot.com/

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