openbios-ppc version 1.0+svn1018-1 FTBFS on i386 in precise

Bug #935018 reported by Andreas Moog on 2012-02-18
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
openbios-ppc (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

This is a semi-automatic report based on the latest archive rebuild results [1].
Apologies if it reaches you in error.

Excerpt from the buildlog:

dpkg-source: info: unpacking openbios-ppc_1.0+svn1018-1.debian.tar.gz
dpkg-source: info: applying 01_kernel-headers.diff
dpkg-buildpackage: export CFLAGS from dpkg-buildflags (origin: vendor): -g -O2 -fstack-protector --param=ssp-buffer-size=4 -Wformat -Wformat-security
dpkg-buildpackage: export CPPFLAGS from dpkg-buildflags (origin: vendor): -D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2
dpkg-buildpackage: export CXXFLAGS from dpkg-buildflags (origin: vendor): -g -O2 -fstack-protector --param=ssp-buffer-size=4 -Wformat -Wformat-security
dpkg-buildpackage: export FFLAGS from dpkg-buildflags (origin: vendor): -g -O2
dpkg-buildpackage: export LDFLAGS from dpkg-buildflags (origin: vendor): -Wl,-Bsymbolic-functions -Wl,-z,relro
dpkg-buildpackage: source package openbios-ppc
dpkg-buildpackage: source version 1.0+svn1018-1
 dpkg-source --before-build openbios-ppc-1.0+svn1018
dpkg-buildpackage: host architecture i386
 /usr/bin/fakeroot debian/rules clean
rm -rf obj-*
rm -f config.xml rules.xml
rm -f *-stamp
 debian/rules build
This package must be built on a PowerPC machine
make: *** [build-stamp] Error 1
dpkg-buildpackage: error: debian/rules build gave error exit status 2
Build finished at 20120209-0454
FAILED [dpkg-buildpackage died]

The full buidlog can be found at


Andreas Moog (ampelbein) on 2012-02-18
Changed in openbios-ppc (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
Andreas Moog (ampelbein) wrote :

The error is quite clear, this needs ppc machine to be built on. Not sure how to do that in Ubuntu though.

Changed in openbios-ppc (Ubuntu Precise):
status: New → Triaged
Michael Bienia (geser) wrote :

Not possible to build this package in Ubuntu. See also bug #217427 (against LP itself).

Scott Kitterman (kitterman) wrote :

Built it by changing it from an arch independent package to and arch dependent package and only building for powerpc.

Format: 1.8
Date: Sat, 14 Apr 2012 23:49:05 -0400
Source: openbios-ppc
Binary: openbios-ppc
Architecture: powerpc
Version: 1.0+svn1018-1ubuntu2
Distribution: precise
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Ubuntu/powerpc Build Daemon <email address hidden>
Changed-By: Scott Kitterman <email address hidden>
 openbios-ppc - PowerPC Open Firmware
 openbios-ppc (1.0+svn1018-1ubuntu2) precise; urgency=low
   * Swap binary-arch and binary-indep rules since we're making this a single
     arch, arch dependent package and heave it at the archive again
 491d30426c754645ecf4148ba073186b9da4935e 118622 openbios-ppc_1.0+svn1018-1ubuntu2_powerpc.deb
 0008369e8e67f2178b525e2ac5ed313d1f11d8dedb78faf90fe70c5dbc8d3b27 118622 openbios-ppc_1.0+svn1018-1ubuntu2_powerpc.deb
 cfacf48ec547441c1838579cbb486127 118622 misc extra openbios-ppc_1.0+svn1018-1ubuntu2_powerpc.deb
Original-Maintainer: Aurelien Jarno <email address hidden>

Changed in openbios-ppc (Ubuntu Precise):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
To post a comment you must log in.
This report contains Public information  Edit
Everyone can see this information.

Other bug subscribers