Bug 1284720 - checksum mismatch - patch-4.4-rc[12].xz [NEEDINFO]
Summary: checksum mismatch - patch-4.4-rc[12].xz
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: rawhide
Hardware: x86_64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2015-11-24 01:56 UTC by poma
Modified: 2016-01-08 12:16 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2016-01-08 12:16:52 UTC
Type: Bug
pomidorabelisima: needinfo? (kernel-maint)

Attachments (Terms of Use)
ft{1,3}000.img breaks build (1.27 KB, patch)
2016-01-07 11:09 UTC, poma
no flags Details | Diff

Description poma 2015-11-24 01:56:44 UTC
Description of problem:
checksum mismatch - patch-4.4-rc[12].xz

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. compare checksum

Actual results:
checksum -mismatch-

Expected results:
checksum -match-

Additional info:
checksum mismatch - patch-4.4-rc[12].xz

- UPSTREAM: kernel.org

$ curl -s https://cdn.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v4.x/testing/sha256sums.asc | grep 'patch-4.4-rc[12].xz'
3870efdb5dfdbcb17d5a233e8e9c69156609825a3fb344b8f0fcecb92646360d  patch-4.4-rc1.xz
04a2fe6ce8711a01617e459d6908bfbd7715a0e4106fbd05372e12ba7ad03158  patch-4.4-rc2.xz

- DOWNSTREAM: fedoraproject.org

- 4.4-RC1: unused original upstream patch-4.4-rc1.xz - checksum match
$ curl -s http://pkgs.fedoraproject.org/repo/pkgs/kernel/patch-4.4-rc1.xz/a0765e4d169afa64e9cdb6fea35cb728/patch-4.4-rc1.xz | sha256sum 
3870efdb5dfdbcb17d5a233e8e9c69156609825a3fb344b8f0fcecb92646360d  -

- used altered downtream patch-4.4-rc1.xz - checksum mismatch
$ curl -s http://pkgs.fedoraproject.org/repo/pkgs/kernel/patch-4.4-rc1.xz/67848ae7a0ca2695598d77c9ee576100/patch-4.4-rc1.xz | sha256sum
450b6734366b0f72ec6c34652ff8515d430117bcf714e85c00bff305c95fe873  -

$ rpm2cpio https://kojipkgs.fedoraproject.org/packages/kernel/4.4.0/0.rc1.git0.1.fc24/src/kernel-4.4.0-0.rc1.git0.1.fc24.src.rpm | cpio --quiet -i --to-stdout patch-4.4-rc1.xz | sha256sum
450b6734366b0f72ec6c34652ff8515d430117bcf714e85c00bff305c95fe873  -

- 4.4-RC2: used altered downtream patch-4.4-rc2.xz - checksum mismatch
$ curl -s http://pkgs.fedoraproject.org/repo/pkgs/kernel/patch-4.4-rc2.xz/db11195bab1230374cd0ecc8e8ed1420/patch-4.4-rc2.xz | sha256sum
5d258b009fc59957c74f86216eee64741e705851a5f1213d249f9b4c2b6dec5e  -

$ rpm2cpio https://kojipkgs.fedoraproject.org/packages/kernel/4.4.0/0.rc2.git0.1.fc24/src/kernel-4.4.0-0.rc2.git0.1.fc24.src.rpm | cpio --quiet -i --to-stdout patch-4.4-rc2.xz | sha256sum
5d258b009fc59957c74f86216eee64741e705851a5f1213d249f9b4c2b6dec5e  -

Comment 1 poma 2015-11-24 01:58:46 UTC
Miss Laura Abbott, comment?

Comment 2 Laura Abbott 2015-11-24 16:47:22 UTC
This is intentional. We currently have to work around a limitation in patch which is triggered by the deletion of some old binary blobs in the current patch set. Modifying the patch before uploading is the only option.

Comment 3 poma 2016-01-07 11:09:56 UTC
Created attachment 1112415 [details]
ft{1,3}000.img breaks build

Have you communicated with the upstream folks apropos this problem?

Comment 4 poma 2016-01-08 02:01:50 UTC
I looked at what's up with this.

Starting with
Staging: Add support for Flarion OFDM usb and pcmcia devices

and ending with
staging: ft1000: remove obsolete driver

So this is no more with the mainline 4.4

However, why the firmwares in the first place are included in the kernel source?

Is not this the right place for inclusion,

And this,
why the application of the upstream patch works manually, but breaks within spec?

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