[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#766766: Compilation fixes for arm64

peter green plugwash at p10link.net
Sun Nov 2 14:14:46 UTC 2014

> Thanks for doing the changes to recognise new architectures like
> arm64. However, there's another bug to fix to fix FTBFS on arm64. The
> code in libacpi.c is buggy, and assumes that Linux will always have
> sysctl(). sysctl is strongly deprecated according to the man page, and
> it seems it is not supported on arm64. That wouldn't be a problem, but
> some of the includes in libacpi.c are dependent on HAVE_SYSCTL when
> they shouldn't be. A trivial patch to fix that is attached.
Does anyone have any objection to me turning steeves patch into a NMU? 
(if not I will probablly NMU it in a few days time)

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