GnuTLS 2.9.12 - third and final (?) release candidate for 2.10.0

Andreas Metzler ametzler at
Sun Jun 20 08:47:06 CEST 2010

On 2010-06-18 Simon Josefsson <simon at> wrote:
> Andreas Metzler <ametzler at> writes:
>> a workaround for would be nice, 2.9.x
>> does not build on mips(el). (See e.g.

> That is a toolchain bug on mips(el), and we don't know how to work
> around it in GnuTLS.

> I'm not sure I see why we should work around it either, the bug affects
> so many debian packages now (coreutils, m4, unistring, libidn, ...) so

Fair enough. I have worked around the issue now by building without -g
on mips(el), which seems to have been a success:

> the proper fix is to fix the bug in binutils.

Afaiu the bug is actually in gcc-4.4 (4.5 is supposed to be ok).
cu andreas

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