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Re: Subversion 1.8.14 up for testing/signing

From: Branko Čibej <brane_at_wandisco.com>
Date: Tue, 28 Jul 2015 15:56:51 +0200

On 28.07.2015 15:48, Ivan Zhakov wrote:
> On 28 July 2015 at 00:15, Stefan Fuhrmann <stefan.fuhrmann_at_wandisco.com> wrote:
>> On Mon, Jul 27, 2015 at 8:02 AM, Branko Čibej <brane_at_apache.org> wrote:
>>> The 1.8.14 release artefacts are now available for testing/signing.
>>>
>>> Please get the tarballs from
>>>
>>> https://dist.apache.org/repos/dist/dev/subversion/
>>>
>>> and add your signatures there.
>>>
>>> Thanks!
>>
>> Summary:
>>
>> +1 to release
>>
> [...]
>
>> Results:
>>
>> (Not a regression) The text delta code for old-style deltas segfaults
>> when compiled with GCC 4.9 and -O3, e.g. with
>> --disable-debug --enable-optimize. This failes
>> lt-random-test 2: random combine delta test
>> 1.9 does not have that problem and a fix has been
>> proposed for backport.
>>
> Should we consider this problem as a blocker for the release?
>
> I agree that this is not a regression, but is it OK to make a release
> that does not build properly with the *actual* compiler?

Since it's not a regression, I wouldn't treat this as a release blocker.
--enable-optimize is not the default, and the obvious workaround is
simply to not use it. Code built with the default configure options
works, so it's not a question of not building properly.

-- Brane
Received on 2015-07-28 15:57:51 CEST

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