Here’s what happened in the Reproducible Builds effort between Sunday January 28 and Saturday February 3 2018:
Reproducible work in other projects
Whilst it has been active for some time, the
#archlinux-reproducibleFreenode IRC channel is the home to Reproducible efforts on Arch.
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Jim MacArthur posted about Reproducible Builds in BuildStream.
Development and fixes in key packages
- Chris Lamb added
.buildinfosupport to Lintian 2.5.73. (#853274)
Packages reviewed and fixed, and bugs filed
- Adrian Bunk:
- Alastair McKinstry:
- Chris Lamb:
- Bernhard M. Wiedemann:
Reviews of unreproducible packages
39 package reviews have been added, 55 have been updated and 23 have been removed in this week, adding to our knowledge about identified issues.
A new issue was added:
Weekly QA work
During our reproducibility testing, FTBFS bugs have been detected and reported by:
- Aaron M. Ucko (1)
- Adrian Bunk (40)
- Emilio Pozuelo Monfort (2)
- Matthias Klose (3)
- Pirate Praveen (4)
- tony mancill (1)
- Juliana Oliveira:
- Mattia Rizzolo:
Furthermore, work from Juliana—our Outreachy intern—progressed toward a diffoscope supporting parallel processing.
Version 67.0.0 was uploaded to unstable by Chris Lamb.
- Chris Lamb:
This week’s edition was written by Bernhard M. Wiedemann, Chris Lamb, Mattia Rizzolo, Paul Wise & reviewed by a bunch of Reproducible Builds folks on IRC & the mailing lists.