modglue version 1.17-2 failed to build on i386

Bug #755920 reported by Matthias Klose on 2011-04-10
This bug affects 1 person
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modglue (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

modglue version 1.17-2 failed to build on i386
Link to failed build:

Direct link to the build log:

This log snippet might be of interest, since it triggered the matcher 'Purging chroot-autobuild'.
Excerpt 929 lines into the build log:

libtool --tag=CXX --mode=link i686-linux-gnu-g++ -o test_child_process test_child_process.o
libtool: link: i686-linux-gnu-g++ -o .libs/test_child_process test_child_process.o ./.libs/
i686-linux-gnu-g++ -c -D"DATETIME=\"`date | sed -e 's/ / /'`\"" -DHOSTNAME=\"`hostname`\" -D"USE_UTIL_H=0" -I../include `pkg-config sigc++-2.0 --cflags`
libtool --tag=CXX --mode=link i686-linux-gnu-g++ -o test_pipe test_pipe.o
libtool: link: i686-linux-gnu-g++ -o .libs/test_pipe test_pipe.o ./.libs/
/usr/bin/ld: test_pipe.o: undefined reference to symbol 'sigc::trackable::trackable()'
/usr/bin/ld: note: 'sigc::trackable::trackable()' is defined in DSO /usr/lib/ so try adding it to the linker command line
/usr/lib/ could not read symbols: Invalid operation
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
make[2]: *** [test_pipe] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory `/build/buildd/modglue-1.17/src'
make[1]: *** [library] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/build/buildd/modglue-1.17'
make: *** [build-stamp] Error 2
dpkg-buildpackage: error: debian/rules build gave error exit status 2
Build finished at 20110408-1612
FAILED [dpkg-buildpackage died]
Purging chroot-autobuild/build/buildd/modglue-1.17

Matthias Klose (doko) on 2011-04-10
Changed in modglue (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
tags: added: oneiric
Changed in modglue (Ubuntu):
milestone: none → oneiric-alpha-1
Changed in modglue (Ubuntu Oneiric):
milestone: oneiric-alpha-1 → oneiric-alpha-2
Sebastian Carneiro (scarneiro) wrote :

Hi, I have made a patch to correct this issue, and I am submitting it for your review.

Please let me know if it's okay or what corrections need to be done.

Thanks in advance,


tags: added: patch
Kasper Peeters (kasper-peeters) wrote :

Looks fine, thanks.

Martin Pitt (pitti) on 2011-06-16
Changed in modglue (Ubuntu Oneiric):
milestone: oneiric-alpha-2 → none
importance: High → Medium
Matthias Klose (doko) on 2011-06-16
Changed in modglue (Ubuntu Oneiric):
milestone: none → oneiric-alpha-3
Stefano Rivera (stefanor) wrote :

1.17-2.1 built successfully.

Changed in modglue (Ubuntu Oneiric):
status: New → Fix Released
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