[Pkg-erlang-devel] Bug#653417: erlang-base-hipe: hipe application misses most of source files

Sergei Golovan sgolovan at nes.ru
Wed Dec 28 08:20:13 UTC 2011

Hi Witold!

On Wed, Dec 28, 2011 at 4:28 AM, Witold Baryluk
<baryluk at smp.if.uj.edu.pl> wrote:
> Package: erlang-base-hipe
> Version: 1:14.b.4-dfsg-1
> Severity: normal
> It looks that source files in hipe applications was removed
> before packaing.
> Most architecture specific files was removed for example, like
> hipe_ppc*.erl, hipe_x86*.erl, etc. They should be in separate files.

It's because the upstream Makefile doesn't copy them into the
destination directory on 'make install' as it does for all other

> Lack of source files, makes static analysis much harder, this also
> prevents (or makes suboptimal), selective compilation of modules to
> native code.

I'll copy them manually to the erlang-src package on the next upload.
Though it would be for R15B, I suppose.

Sergei Golovan

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