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Re: [alpine-devel] Alpine 3.9.0 Release Candidate 1 is out

From: Natanael Copa <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org>
Date: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 09:36:27 +0100

On Fri, 11 Jan 2019 04:18:29 -0200
Alba Pompeo <albapompeo_at_gmail.com> wrote:

> No Chromium and no Firefox for ARM.
> Is there another browser available? Or plans to add chromium/firefox
> binaries to all arches?

firefox depends on rust, which is non-trivial to port to new arches.
Work is in progress, but we won't manage to fix rust before 3.9.

chromium is sort of broken
https://bugs.alpinelinux.org/issues/9808

but we will probably be able to get a chromium build for arm soonish.
But I have no clue if it will work or not.

-nc
 
>
> On Thu, Jan 10, 2019 at 5:22 PM Gennady Feldman <gena01_at_gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > Hi Natanael,
> >
> > I am not sure if this is related. Just ran "apk update" on my
> > Alpine VM running in VirtualBox and using "VirtualBox Guest
> > Additions" and saw this in "dmesg": [ 53.033532] random: crng
> > init done [ 53.062953] vboxsf: loading out-of-tree module taints
> > kernel. [ 53.063036] vboxsf: Unknown symbol
> > VBoxGuest_RTMemTmpFree (err -2) [ 53.063043] vboxsf: Unknown
> > symbol VBoxGuestIDC (err -2) [ 53.063054] vboxsf: Unknown symbol
> > VBoxGuest_RTSemFastMutexRequest (err -2) [ 53.063064] vboxsf:
> > Unknown symbol VBoxGuest_RTSemFastMutexRelease (err -2)
> > [ 53.063072] vboxsf: Unknown symbol
> > VBoxGuest_RTLogRelGetDefaultInstanceEx (err -2) [ 53.063080]
> > vboxsf: Unknown symbol VBoxGuest_RTStrCopy (err -2) [ 53.063086]
> > vboxsf: Unknown symbol VBoxGuest_RTErrConvertToErrno (err -2)
> > [ 53.063100] vboxsf: Unknown symbol
> > VBoxGuest_RTSemFastMutexCreate (err -2) [ 53.063106] vboxsf:
> > Unknown symbol VBoxGuest_RTSemFastMutexDestroy (err -2)
> > [ 53.063124] vboxsf: Unknown symbol VBoxGuest_RTAssertShouldPanic
> > (err -2) [ 53.063133] vboxsf: Unknown symbol
> > VBoxGuest_RTLogLoggerEx (err -2) [ 53.063145] vboxsf: Unknown
> > symbol VBoxGuest_RTMemTmpAllocTag (err -2) [ 53.063219] vboxsf:
> > Unknown symbol VBoxGuest_RTAssertMsg1Weak (err -2) [ 53.063234]
> > vboxsf: Unknown symbol VBoxGuest_RTAssertMsg2Weak (err -2)
> >
> > This worked fine before. Curious to see why this broke all of a
> > sudden.
> >
> >
> > Thank you,
> >
> > Gennady
> >
> > On Thu, Jan 10, 2019 at 10:51 AM Natanael Copa
> > <ncopa_at_alpinelinux.org> wrote:
> >>
> >> Hi!
> >>
> >> Alpine 3.9.0 Release candidate 1 is finally available.
> >>
> >> I would appreciate help to test it. Test if it works on your and
> >> report issues found on https://bugs.alpinelinux.org and set target
> >> 3.9.0.
> >>
> >> The release is found at:
> >>
> >> http://dl-cdn.alpinelinux.org/alpine/v3.9/releases
> >> or
> >> https://alpine.global.ssl.fastly.net/alpine/v3.9/releases/
> >>
> >> Thanks!
> >>
> >>
> >>
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