Re: Firefox 60esr on Stretch ?
- Date: Wed, 16 May 2018 19:12:32 +0200
- From: Moritz Mühlenhoff <jmm@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Firefox 60esr on Stretch ?
Hideki Yamane <henrich@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> schrieb:
> Firefox60 needs rustc (>= 1.24) to be built but rustc in stretch is 1.14.
> rustc (>= 1.24) needs llvm-4.0 and cargo but it is not in stretch...
> - add llvm-4.0 and cargo to stretch
> - backport rustc
> - rebuild build-depends: rustc packages?
> - firefox-esr 60 to stretch
I've started to look into this; I have created a llvm-4.0 build
for stretch and build a bootstrap build of rustc 1.24 against it.
Those two went fine.
However cargo's bootstrap is broken ATM which will need fixing (and
it also requires a more recent libgit than we have in stretch).