Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 433866
mock isn't working on ppc
Last modified: 2013-07-02 23:17:32 EDT
Description of problem:
currrent mock fails completely on ppc. This might be really a python issue, please reassign if so.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. sudo -u mockbuilder mock some-src-rpm
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/sbin/mock", line 63, in <module>
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/mock/backend.py", line 18, in <module>
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/site-packages/mock/util.py", line 9, in <module>
File "/usr/lib/python2.5/ctypes/__init__.py", line 10, in <module>
from _ctypes import Union, Structure, Array
ImportError: /usr/lib/python2.5/lib-dynload/_ctypes.so: cannot enable executable stack as shared object requires: Permission
... a build ...
system is up to date as of yesterday's rawhide
Hrm, seems like the library thinks it's needs execmem, and I bet selinux is
denying it. That's somewhat disturbing as that message is coming out of python,
We had this problem a while ago and had to rebuild a bunch of ppc packages due
to a glibc error. I hope this doesn't happen again.
Note that python didn't make it through the mass rebuild for 4.3 (due to tcl),
so _maybe_ that's the problem? Try again now, as it's just finishing going
If that fails, then I'm pretty sure python didn't change anything so my first
suspect would be the tool chain ... but I'm happy to look at it with you
tomorrow, ping me.
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