[Ubuntu 20.04] boost library requires addl. patches

Bug #1864433 reported by bugproxy on 2020-02-24
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Ubuntu on IBM z Systems
Skipper Bug Screeners
boost1.71 (Ubuntu)
Canonical Foundations Team
Canonical Foundations Team

Bug Description

Currently Ubuntu 20.04 contains an updated version of boost,
which is "FIX RELEASED" via
BZ: https://bugzilla.linux.ibm.com/show_bug.cgi?id=182852
LP: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/boost1.71/+bug/1859941

While trying to backport the upstream implementation for older boost library versions IBM found the current version to be broken and have new patch was provided.

IBM provided some fixes ontop of the current implementation:

The pull request has just been accepted.

Please also pick up the following patch for Ubuntu 20.04:


bugproxy (bugproxy) on 2020-02-24
tags: added: architecture-s39064 bugnameltc-184023 severity-critical targetmilestone-inin2004
Changed in ubuntu:
assignee: nobody → Skipper Bug Screeners (skipper-screen-team)
affects: ubuntu → linux (Ubuntu)
affects: linux (Ubuntu) → boost1.71 (Ubuntu)
Frank Heimes (fheimes) on 2020-02-24
Changed in ubuntu-z-systems:
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → High
assignee: nobody → Skipper Bug Screeners (skipper-screen-team)
Changed in boost1.71 (Ubuntu):
assignee: Skipper Bug Screeners (skipper-screen-team) → Canonical Foundations Team (canonical-foundations)
tags: added: rls-ff-incoming
Frank Heimes (fheimes) on 2020-03-05
Changed in ubuntu-z-systems:
status: Triaged → In Progress
Steve Langasek (vorlon) on 2020-03-12
tags: removed: rls-ff-incoming
tags: added: id-5e53eab1d004973ba5ab3ee2
Dimitri John Ledkov (xnox) wrote :

It's in focal-proposed, but stuck behind icu/glibc updates.

Changed in boost1.71 (Ubuntu Focal):
status: New → Fix Committed
Frank Heimes (fheimes) on 2020-03-13
Changed in ubuntu-z-systems:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package boost1.71 - 1.71.0-6ubuntu5

boost1.71 (1.71.0-6ubuntu5) focal; urgency=medium

  * No-change rebuild for icu soname change.

 -- Matthias Klose <email address hidden> Wed, 04 Mar 2020 07:38:09 +0100

Changed in boost1.71 (Ubuntu Focal):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Frank Heimes (fheimes) on 2020-03-24
Changed in ubuntu-z-systems:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released

------- Comment From <email address hidden> 2020-03-24 04:31 EDT-------
IBM Bugzilla status-> closed, Fix Released with focal

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