Here’s what happened in the Reproducible Builds effort between Sunday July 1 and Saturday July 7 2018:
David A. Wheeler wrote to our mailing list noting that the Linux Foundation’s Core Infrastructure Initiative’s Best Practices Badge programme requires a reproducible build for the “gold”-level badge.
A number of Chinese scientists wrote a tool to apply heuristics to find the root cause of non-reproducibility from diffoscope output.
Leonel Salazar wrote to our mailing list and shared his plans regarding a Reproducible Builds talk in Cuba, asking for assistance in promoting and translating relevant content into Spanish.
24 package reviews were been added, 19 have been updated and 12 have been removed in this week, adding to our knowledge about identified issues. Chris Lamb also added a new
Packages reviewed and fixed, and bugs filed
Bernhard M. Wiedemann:
- slade (merged, zip extra time attributes, also submitted to openSUSE)
- vpp (merged, date)
- gcc (merged
- #902804 filed against schroot.
- #903098 filed against v4l2loopback.
- Mattia Rizzolo:
- Paul Wise:
This week’s edition was written by Bernhard M. Wiedemann, Chris Lamb & reviewed by a bunch of Reproducible Builds folks on IRC & the mailing lists.