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Bug 721700 - sys-auth/polkit-0.116-r1: add dev-lang/spidermonkey:68 (mozjs68) support
Summary: sys-auth/polkit-0.116-r1: add dev-lang/spidermonkey:68 (mozjs68) support
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Freedesktop bugs
Depends on:
Reported: 2020-05-08 21:33 UTC by Andrea Postiglione
Modified: 2020-07-31 22:12 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

See Also:
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

polkit-0.116 mozjs68 support ebuild + patch (polkit-0.116-r1.tar.xz,15.24 KB, application/x-xz)
2020-05-08 21:33 UTC, Andrea Postiglione
mozjs68 support (mozjs68-support.patch,13.10 KB, patch)
2020-05-08 21:40 UTC, Andrea Postiglione
Details | Diff
c++ 14 support (ensure_to_use_C++14.patch,21.06 KB, patch)
2020-05-08 21:41 UTC, Andrea Postiglione
Details | Diff

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Description Andrea Postiglione 2020-05-08 21:33:31 UTC
Created attachment 636906 [details]
polkit-0.116 mozjs68 support ebuild + patch

polkit 0.116 with patch for spidermonkey aka mozjs 68 support
Comment 1 Andreas Sturmlechner gentoo-dev 2020-05-08 21:37:18 UTC
Maintainers are aware of this patch but last time we checked it had unsolved issues.

Please don't submit full dirs like that. Only unified diffs are accepted.
Comment 2 Andrea Postiglione 2020-05-08 21:40:48 UTC
Created attachment 636908 [details, diff]
mozjs68 support

mozjs68 support
Comment 3 Andrea Postiglione 2020-05-08 21:41:47 UTC
Created attachment 636910 [details, diff]
c++ 14 support

c++ 14 support
Comment 4 Andrea Postiglione 2020-05-08 21:54:17 UTC
these patch work fine
Comment 5 Sergei Trofimovich (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2020-06-20 18:54:44 UTC
I believe upstream landed support in
Comment 6 Vincent de Phily 2020-07-31 21:57:27 UTC
polkit-0.117 is now released, supporting mozjs68.
Comment 7 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2020-07-31 22:12:43 UTC
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):

commit caf67d8b6af00a89f830dd6fd3d9109bd93611a3
Author:     Lars Wendler <>
AuthorDate: 2020-07-31 22:09:08 +0000
Commit:     Lars Wendler <>
CommitDate: 2020-07-31 22:12:39 +0000

    sys-auth/polkit: Bump to version 0.117
    Package-Manager: Portage-3.0.1, Repoman-2.3.23
    Signed-off-by: Lars Wendler <>

 sys-auth/polkit/Manifest            |   1 +
 sys-auth/polkit/polkit-0.117.ebuild | 132 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 2 files changed, 133 insertions(+)