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Bug 167265 - drivers/addon/lpfc/lpfcdfc/Makefile change causing intermittent build failures
drivers/addon/lpfc/lpfcdfc/Makefile change causing intermittent build failures
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Ernie Petrides
Brian Brock
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Blocks: 156320
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Reported: 2005-08-31 21:17 EDT by Ernie Petrides
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
11 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: RHSA-2005-663
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-09-28 11:36:50 EDT
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lpfcdfc Makefile patch committed to U6 today (323 bytes, patch)
2005-09-02 15:32 EDT, Ernie Petrides
no flags Details | Diff

External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2005:663 qe-ready SHIPPED_LIVE Important: Updated kernel packages available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Update 6 2005-09-28 00:00:00 EDT

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Description Ernie Petrides 2005-08-31 21:17:49 EDT
Description of problem:

It seems that the RHEL3 U6 Emulex driver update included a change to
the Makefile in drivers/addon/lpfc/lpfcdfc (to share lpfc_logmsg.o
with the parent directory build) that leads to intermittent build
failures in Beehive.  This change was introduced in 2.4.21-32.12.EL.

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


How reproducible:

perform internal kernel builds in beehive

Steps to Reproduce:


Actual results:

The following error is found in the build log:

    lpfc_logmsg.o: file not recognized: File truncated
    make[3]: *** [lpfc.o] Error 1

Expected results:

successful build

Additional info:

Comment 1 Ernie Petrides 2005-08-31 21:21:20 EDT
I'm proposing that a fix for this be included in the final U6 respin.
Comment 2 Ernie Petrides 2005-09-02 15:29:31 EDT
A fix for this problem has just been committed to the RHEL3 U6
patch pool this afternoon (in kernel version 2.4.21-36.EL).
Comment 3 Ernie Petrides 2005-09-02 15:32:36 EDT
Created attachment 118405 [details]
lpfcdfc Makefile patch committed to U6 today

James, here's the patch that we applied to RHEL3 U6 today to fix this.
Comment 4 James Smart 2005-09-02 15:43:31 EDT

Looks fine. 


-- james
Comment 7 Red Hat Bugzilla 2005-09-28 11:36:51 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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