Bug 458805 - missing infiniband kernel headers
missing infiniband kernel headers
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
All Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Doug Ledford
Martin Jenner
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Blocks: 461304
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Reported: 2008-08-12 09:26 EDT by Götz Waschk
Modified: 2009-05-18 15:28 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-05-18 15:28:59 EDT
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Description Götz Waschk 2008-08-12 09:26:25 EDT
Description of problem:
I'm trying to build lustre with infiniband support against the RHEL4.7 kernel. The headers the configure script is looking for aren't available.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. install kernel-smp-devel
2. unpack lustre from http://lustre.org
3. run configure. 

Actual results:
it should detect infiniband support in the kernel

Expected results:
infiniband is not detected

Additional info:
The script is looking for the following headers:

They are included in RHEL 5 in kernel-devel 2.6.18-92.1.10.el5:
% rpm -ql kernel-devel-2.6.18-92.1.10.el5|fgrep rdma
Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2008-08-14 11:23:03 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release.  Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products.  This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2008-09-03 09:09:09 EDT
Updating PM score.
Comment 3 Vivek Goyal 2009-01-12 09:50:33 EST
Committed in 78.27.EL . RPMS are available at http://people.redhat.com/vgoyal/rhel4/
Comment 6 errata-xmlrpc 2009-05-18 15:28:59 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 therefore 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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