Current FTBFS packages (was Re: [ACTION REQUIRED] Retiring packages for Fedora 21)

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at
Tue Jun 10 06:54:26 UTC 2014

On Mon, Jun 09, 2014 at 10:20:46PM +0100, Matthew Garrett wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 09, 2014 at 08:43:07PM +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> > Can we excludearch %{arm} for this one?
> Why? It's a bug that it doesn't build on ARM. Refusing to build it 
> doesn't fix the bug, and then someone else will crash into the same 
> issue when they dare to build something that needs llvm.

It seems the alternative is hfsplus-tools doesn't work at all for

Anyway, it looks as if a patch has been posted to the upstream (LLVM
on ARM) bug last week, so let's see if the bug finally gets some

BTW this package is also affected by the -fstack-protector-strong LLVM
bug, but that is simple to work around.


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