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Bug 74578 - mozilla doens't cross-build, and doesn't build for ppc
mozilla doens't cross-build, and doesn't build for ppc
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: mozilla (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Christopher Aillon
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2002-09-26 16:35 EDT by Guy Streeter
Modified: 2016-02-09 20:32 EST (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-03-30 15:56:00 EST
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spec file changes (3.51 KB, patch)
2002-09-26 16:36 EDT, Guy Streeter
no flags Details | Diff
keep configure from trying to do a cross-build (1.52 KB, patch)
2002-09-26 16:37 EDT, Guy Streeter
no flags Details | Diff
xtpcall support for ppc (13.01 KB, patch)
2002-09-26 16:38 EDT, Guy Streeter
no flags Details | Diff

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Description Guy Streeter 2002-09-26 16:35:38 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20020830

Description of problem:
mozilla needs an xptcall patch to build for ppc, and other changes to build for
ppc on a ppc64 system

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.on a ppc64 system, rpmbuild --target=ppc mozilla

Actual Results:  build errors

Expected Results:  sucessful build

Additional info:

I will attach patches.
Comment 1 Guy Streeter 2002-09-26 16:36:16 EDT
Created attachment 77364 [details]
spec file changes
Comment 2 Guy Streeter 2002-09-26 16:37:30 EDT
Created attachment 77365 [details]
keep configure from trying to do a cross-build
Comment 3 Guy Streeter 2002-09-26 16:38:15 EDT
Created attachment 77366 [details]
xtpcall support for ppc
Comment 4 Christopher Blizzard 2002-09-27 13:12:35 EDT
Are you sure that the asm changes will work with all the compilers that we
support?  If so, we need to get that in upstream.
Comment 5 Guy Streeter 2002-09-27 13:36:26 EDT
I got the xptcall patch from mozilla bugzilla. As I understand it, it has been
Comment 6 Guy Streeter 2005-03-30 15:56:00 EST
This has long since been fixed

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