Please remove gcc-mingw32 source and binaries (save gcc-mingw32) from precise

Bug #935096 reported by Andreas Moog on 2012-02-18
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gcc-mingw32 (Debian)
Fix Released
gcc-mingw32 (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Package is now superseded by gcc-mingw-w64 and gcc-mingw-w64 has taken the gcc-mingw32 binary to support upgrades. This source has been removed from Debian as well and FTBFS in Ubuntu.

Andreas Moog (ampelbein) on 2012-02-18
Changed in gcc-mingw32 (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
Micah Gersten (micahg) on 2012-04-22
summary: - gcc-mingw32 version 4.4.4-1 FTBFS on i386 in precise
+ Please remove gcc-mingw32 source and binaries (save gcc-mingw32) from
+ precise
Changed in gcc-mingw32 (Debian):
status: Unknown → Fix Released
Stephen Kitt (steve-sk2) wrote :

Note that in Debian, the gcc-mingw32 source package was removed because version 5 of the gcc-mingw-w64 source package provides a gcc-mingw32 transitional binary package. To have the same kind of transition in Precise would require syncing gcc-mingw-w64 from Debian unstable...

Micah Gersten (micahg) on 2012-04-22
description: updated
Changed in gcc-mingw32 (Ubuntu Precise):
status: New → Confirmed
Colin Watson (cjwatson) wrote :

Stephen: indeed, we did that.

Colin Watson (cjwatson) wrote :

2012-04-23 08:24:42 INFO Creating lockfile: /var/lock/launchpad-lp-remove-package.lock
2012-04-23 08:24:51 INFO Removing candidates:
2012-04-23 08:24:51 INFO gcc-mingw32 4.4.4-1 in precise
2012-04-23 08:24:51 INFO Removed-by: Colin Watson
2012-04-23 08:24:51 INFO Comment: (From Debian) [auto-cruft] obsolete source package
2012-04-23 08:24:51 INFO 1 package successfully removed.
Confirm this transaction? [yes, no] yes
2012-04-23 08:24:53 INFO Transaction committed.
2012-04-23 08:24:53 INFO The archive will be updated in the next publishing cycle.

Changed in gcc-mingw32 (Ubuntu Precise):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
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