Go packaging

Richard Henderson rth at redhat.com
Sat Oct 11 21:55:52 UTC 2014


On 10/02/2014 09:02 AM, Vincent Batts wrote:
> On 30/09/14 08:46 +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
>> How does gccgo affect the packaging of libraries?
> 
> The libraries may have support for one or more versions of the go API,
> or exclusively one version. Since the gccgo support is usually an API
> version or so behind, this compatibility would need to be considered.
> Also, many libraries provide unit test files (*_test.go source) that are
> tested using `go test` traditionally. Perhaps it is possible to test
> them using only gccgo.

Go back and read the original post.  That's exactly why I'm packaging up the
"go" command, itself to be built with gccgo.  The user command-line experience,
and thus the rpm packaging experience, should be (mostly) the same.


r~

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 473 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
URL: <http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/devel/attachments/20141011/9154e4db/attachment.sig>


More information about the devel mailing list