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

Matthew Garrett mjg59 at
Tue Jun 10 17:00:05 UTC 2014

On Tue, Jun 10, 2014 at 05:23:01PM +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 10, 2014 at 03:45:57PM +0100, Matthew Garrett wrote:
> > Eh. We're constrained by our own policies here, not by anything 
> > fundamental - LLVM being broken on ARM ought to mean that our ARM 
> > product is worse, not that everything else is dragged down to the same 
> > level.
> So .. ExcludeArch %{arm} should be added?  I'm not clear what you're
> saying here.

ExcludeArch implies that it's acceptable that it doesn't build on ARM 
and removes the incentive for anyone to fix it. It's not.

Matthew Garrett | mjg59 at

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