Bug 128141 - GFS spec file kernel_src path should be different
GFS spec file kernel_src path should be different
Product: Red Hat Cluster Suite
Classification: Red Hat
Component: gfs (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jonathan Earl Brassow
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Reported: 2004-07-19 05:36 EDT by Jos Vos
Modified: 2010-01-11 21:54 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-11-17 11:55:17 EST
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Description Jos Vos 2004-07-19 05:36:52 EDT
Description of problem:
In the gfs-build.spec file, the 3rd line of the BuildSistina routine


This line requires to have all flavours of the kernel (smp, hugemem,
etc.) installed on the build system, only to have this particular
symlink installed, while the following line would not have this
limitation and works identically:


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Comment 1 Jos Vos 2004-07-20 05:34:08 EDT
Note: problem also applies to GFS-6.0.0-7.
Comment 2 Jonathan Earl Brassow 2004-07-20 13:36:51 EDT
Yes, since the kernel tree is copied, an mrproper is done, and the appropriate 
config file is selected, the above advice would work while allowing fewer 

This has been fixed in GFS > 6.0.0-7
Comment 3 Jos Vos 2004-07-20 13:45:37 EDT
Well, not really fewer steps, fewer dependencies: the symlinks in
/lib/modules of all kernel flavors (within the same version-release)
point the the exact same tree in /usr/src ;-).

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