Re[16]: [Gc] There should be a library major bump of gc library

Ivan Maidanski ivmai at
Tue Jun 5 02:07:20 PDT 2012

Hi Paulo, Juan and Tsugutomo,

Could you please check the code that is 7.2c candidate (before we make a tarball) and confirm that it works and solves the problems mentioned by you:

Thank you


Sat, 2 Jun 2012 14:18:54 -0400 Paulo César Pereira de Andrade < at>:
> 2012/6/2 Ivan Maidanski <ivmai at>:
> > Hi Paulo and Juan,
>   Hi Ivan,
> > Sorry for the delay.
>   No problems :-)
> > I decided to prepare the required fix myself.
> > Proposed changes for 7.2 ("gc-7_2-hotfix-2" branch): (2 commits, public headers are unchanged)
> > For 7.3alpha3 ("master" branch): (3 commits, one of which is the same as for release branch, 4 functions added to GC API)
>   I think it is a far better compromise then my patch to declare the functions
> in the "release" branch, and just not hide them. I applied a diff to 7.2b
> (it was updated to 7.2b in fedora rawhide a few days ago), rebuilt fedora rpm,
> installed it, then built ecl, and it did build everything correctly,
> that is, it did
> load, compile lisp code, etc.
> > Please test both branches. If the fix solves the problem then I'm sure we'll release 7.2c tarball soon.
>   I also tested the build from branch master, and it corrects the ecl issues,
> and works in a full ecl build.
>   I am waiting for gc-7.2c :-)
> > Regards,
> > Ivan
> Paulo

More information about the Gc mailing list