[SeaBIOS] stable release planned

Bruce Rogers brogers at suse.com
Wed Sep 25 06:16:13 CEST 2013

    >>> On 9/24/2013 at 09:10 AM, "Bruce Rogers" <brogers at suse.com> wrote: 
>>>> On 9/23/2013 at 06:27 AM, Gerd Hoffmann <kraxel at redhat.com> wrote: 
>> Hi,
>> I plan to build the next release for the 1.7.2-stable branch, probably
>> later this week or early next week.
>> Three patches have been cherry-picked into the branch since has
>> been released:
>> # git shortlog rel-
>> Gerd Hoffmann (3):
>>       apm: fix shutdown
>>       ahci: add missing check for allocation failure
>>       fix buildversion.sh
>> Any other important fixes which should go into the next stable release?
> I've noticed that the current code fails to build with a parallel make. 
> We've
> built the seabios bios.bin binary that way in SUSE and openSUSE for quite
> some time, so this is a recently introduced problem. I haven't bisected to
> see where the problem got introduced, but I suspect it was from the code
> reorganization.

Here's what git bisect points to as the first bad commit:

commit 3cb0f504a782c1a9c790b939631854473c039397
Author: Kevin O'Connor <kevin at koconnor.net>
Date:   Mon Sep 2 19:58:48 2013 -0400

    build: Don't use vpath makefile directive.


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