First Ubuntu Artful Aardvark test rebuilds (and upcoming GCC 7 transition)
doko at ubuntu.com
Sun Jul 9 16:57:27 UTC 2017
The first test rebuild of Artful Aardvark was started on July 6 for all
architectures, all components (main component and seeded packages finished,
unseeded packages still building).
For arm64 and armhf the gcc-6 packages are based on the Linaro 6-2017.06
Results (please also look at the superseded builds) can be found at
The test rebuild uses binutils, gcc-6, gcc-7 and linux packages currently still
in the proposed release pocket, which can also be found separately in the PPA
Additional build failures for packages in artful-proposed (not yet in artful)
can be found at http://qa.ubuntuwire.com/ftbfs/
Please help fixing the build failures.
Another test rebuild using GCC 7 as the default can be found at
For arm64 and armhf the gcc-7 packages are based on the Linaro 7-2017.06
The test rebuild uses gcc-defaults, binutils, gcc-6, gcc-7 and linux packages
currently still in the proposed release pocket, which can also be found
separately in the PPA
We are planning the transition to GCC 7 for late July / August. Please help
fixing the build issues using the update GCC.
Information about transitioning to GCC 7 can be found at:
* Please forward patches for GCC 7 build failures to the bug reports
already filed in Debian (see the above wiki page for the bug list).
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