Request for feedback

Chris Young chris.young at unsatisfactorysoftware.co.uk
Sat Oct 13 16:29:13 BST 2012


On 13 Oct 2012 15:02:50 +0000, Chris Young wrote:

> Moving this to the dev list since it's only us discussing this :)
> 
> On Sat, 13 Oct 2012 14:33:21 +0100, Michael Drake wrote:
> 
> > > > > > The above site freezes NetSurf as it fetches/displays.  I can't
> > > > > > reproduce on the same Windows auto-build and have no way of
> > > > > > testing on any of the other builds currently.
> > 
> > > It does appear to be CI- related, as my own build from git is perfectly
> > > happy on that page.
> > 
> > How about build #446?  GCC and various libs updated.
> 
> No, same :(
> 
> The other difference between the builds is that I always link against
> Cairo, but the cross-compilation rules aren't set up for that.
> 
> I'll try adding them and see what happens.  I have a feeling it will
> build OK but won't run, as our version of Cairo needs libpng 1.2 and
> CI is likely to (statically) link a different version.
> 
> It would actually be quite useful for CI to build both versions, as
> the existing one works on OS 4.0 and the Cairo build doesn't.

Hmm, OK, it looks like Cairo isn't present, which is odd as it's part
of the SDK.

(NB: it needs to be the SDK version as NetSurf uses the Amiga surfaces
code which AFAIK is only present in that one)

Chris



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