please drop build-dependency on g++-4.9

Bug #1452322 reported by Steve Langasek on 2015-05-06
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
dbus-cpp (Ubuntu)
Critical
Thomas Voß

Bug Description

The dbus-cpp package currently has a build-dependency on g++-4.9. This build-dependency is present because of the recommendations on https://wiki.ubuntu.com/cpp-11 about handling of C++11.

The C++11 ABI has now stabilized in gcc as of gcc 5; however, before we can switch to gcc 5, we first need to be able to do rebuild tests of the archive against this compiler.

To facilitate this, please drop the build-dependency on g++-4.9 from the package in wily. 4.9 will remain the default until all transition issues have been identified, so there is no risk of accidental ABI breakage here anymore.

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Steve Langasek (vorlon) on 2015-05-06
tags: added: lsd-cxx11
Matthias Klose (doko) wrote :

confirmed, prevents building in the silo 16 with GCC 5.

Changed in dbus-cpp (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Critical
milestone: none → ubuntu-15.07
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in dbus-cpp (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Thomas Voß (thomas-voss)
Matthias Klose (doko) wrote :

now fixed in silo16

Changed in dbus-cpp (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → In Progress
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Steve Langasek (vorlon) on 2015-08-17
Changed in dbus-cpp (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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