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Bug 925548 - hippo-canvas: Does not support aarch64 in f19 and rawhide
Summary: hippo-canvas: Does not support aarch64 in f19 and rawhide
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: hippo-canvas
Version: rawhide
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Sebastian Dziallas
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
Blocks: ARM64, F-ExcludeArch-aarch64
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2013-03-23 00:44 UTC by Dennis Gilmore
Modified: 2013-03-24 09:30 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2013-03-23 23:28:49 UTC
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Description Dennis Gilmore 2013-03-23 00:44:37 UTC
Support for the ARM 64 bit CPU architecture (aarch64) was introduced in 
autoconf 2.69.  hippo-canvas appears to use an earlier version of 
autoconf, preventing its being built.  This can be fixed in of three ways (In order of preference):

1. Work with upstream to migrate the package to autoconf 2.69.

2. Rerun autoconf or autoreconf in %prep or %build prior to running 

3. Apply the patch at
which updates config.guess and config.sub to recognize aarch64.

Comment 1 Sebastian Dziallas 2013-03-23 23:28:49 UTC
It seems like we're already doing (2) for hippo-canvas: from what I can see, %build is calling autoreconf. (

I'm going to go ahead and close this, but let me know if I'm missing something here and I'm happy to address it.

Comment 2 Peter Robinson 2013-03-24 09:30:37 UTC
Needed to update autoreconf to "autoreconf -vif" to force regeneration.

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