GCC 5 now the default in wily (release pocket)

Matthias Klose doko at ubuntu.com
Fri Aug 14 08:20:06 UTC 2015

On 08/14/2015 10:07 AM, Michi Henning wrote:
> As of today, none of our CI jobs are building any longer.
> It looks like gcc 5 is now the default in Jenkins, but the libraries that are installed are still compiled with 4.9.
> So, for example, we fail to link against leveldb because leveldb still has the old ABI string symbols in it.
> The boost -dev packages also appear to still be at 1.55 with the old ABI. I expect that more things will
> will be affected. For example, Qt5, with methods such as QString::fromStdString().

this looks like you don't have -proposed enabled. And yes, this is expected.
boost can't be built for the new ABI, it will be removed for the wily release.


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