Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1746
mkdosfs on sparc 10 floppy seems to fail
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:49 EDT
mkdosfs ran to completion. mdir on sparc failed. did an
mdir on an intel, which gets a floating point exeception.
Appears to be a problem in mkdosfs.
used mkdosfs on intel, then mdir. mdir works.
*** Bug 1745 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Attempting to do mdir a: on a freshly mkdosfs'ed floppy,
mdir crashes with illegal instruction.probably an endian-ness issue. Anyone want to grab this one?
It was an endianness bug, patch being sent to Gafton.