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Bug 1294874 - Add MIPS to ghc_arches and ghci_arches
Summary: Add MIPS to ghc_arches and ghci_arches
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: ghc-srpm-macros
Version: 24
Hardware: mips64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jens Petersen
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: MIPS
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2015-12-30 19:28 UTC by Michal Toman
Modified: 2017-08-08 12:36 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: ghc-srpm-macros-1.4.2-4.fc24
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2017-08-08 12:36:43 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
Enable-ghc-and-ghci-on-MIPS.patch (deleted)
2015-12-30 19:28 UTC, Michal Toman
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Description Michal Toman 2015-12-30 19:28:28 UTC
Created attachment 1110595 [details]

Description of problem:
We are trying to bring Fedora to MIPS platform and this requires adding MIPS to ghc_arches and ghci_arches

Actual results:
MIPS is not included in ghc_arches nor ghci_arches

Expected results:
MIPS is included in ghc_arches nor ghci_arches

Additional info:
Attaching a dist-git patch.

Comment 1 Jan Kurik 2016-02-24 14:11:45 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 24 development cycle.
Changing version to '24'.

More information and reason for this action is here:

Comment 2 Jens Petersen 2016-03-07 14:25:45 UTC
(I just now dropped all %ghc_arches_with_ghci usage in F25 Rawhide I think: so in future it should be possible to bootstrap ghc and build packages without ghc-srpm-macros.)

Do you have a plan how to bootstrap mips?  I guess there are builds for debian etc you could start from.

Comment 3 Jens Petersen 2016-03-07 14:41:52 UTC
ghc_arches is already deprecated, so let me skip it.

ghc-srpm-macros-1.4.2-4.fc24 should have mips in %ghc_arches_with_ghci.

Boostrapping ghc is quite a bit of work so good luck!

Comment 4 Michal Toman 2016-03-07 14:44:21 UTC
Thanks. The packages have already been bootstrapped (based on Debian), we have working F23 builds for 32 and 64 bit MIPS:

As far as I can tell, everything works fine, the only issue is packaging.

Comment 5 Jens Petersen 2016-05-26 07:56:31 UTC
Awesome, are you targeting F24?

Sorry for the delay - quite missed you comment.

Comment 6 Jens Petersen 2016-05-26 07:57:50 UTC
Anything more to do here?

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