[rb-general] [JVM/Scala] Progress report: promising but not quite there yet

Holger Levsen holger at layer-acht.org
Thu Apr 18 21:38:07 CEST 2019

Hi Arnout,

On Thu, Apr 18, 2019 at 01:20:21PM +0200, Arnout Engelen wrote:
> I just wanted to share some promising progress around Reproducible
> Builds for Scala libraries (on the JVM).
> Recently the first non-trivial Scala library was released with my
> sbt-reproducible-builds plugin enabled during the build (Akka 2.5.22).
> I can successfully independently reproduce most of the artifacts built
> with Scala 2.13.0-M5 (results at
> https://arnout.engelen.eu/rb/akka/2.13.0-M5/2.5.22/). The remaining
> inconsistencies are all due to an issue in the Scala compiler that has
> already been fixed for Scala 2.13.0-RC1
> (https://github.com/scala/scala/pull/7429).
> The original release was performed on a Mac, and I could successfully
> verify it (modulo the known issue) on my Debian machine - so the build
> seems reproducible across pretty diverse systems.

that's great news, thank you for sharing this here!


       PGP fingerprint: B8BF 5413 7B09 D35C F026 FE9D 091A B856 069A AA1C
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 833 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <http://lists.reproducible-builds.org/pipermail/rb-general/attachments/20190418/213858ca/attachment.sig>

More information about the rb-general mailing list