Bug 9576 - Cannot build a lfs-enabled kernel
Summary: Cannot build a lfs-enabled kernel
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel
Version: 6.2
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Michael K. Johnson
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Reported: 2000-02-19 01:17 UTC by Chris Seawood
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-04-09 19:54:29 UTC


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Description Chris Seawood 2000-02-19 01:17:42 UTC
I noticed the kernel srpm comes with large filesystem (lfs) support so I
set the lfs define to 1 and attempted to recompile the kernel.  It failed
when applying the lfs patch.

+ echo Patch #22 (linux-2.2.14-lfs.patch):
Patch #22 (linux-2.2.14-lfs.patch):
+ patch -p1 -s
2 out of 2 hunks FAILED -- saving rejects to fs/qnx4/file.c.rej
1 out of 2 hunks FAILED -- saving rejects to
arch/sparc64/kernel/sys32.S.rej
2 out of 5 hunks FAILED -- saving rejects to
arch/sparc64/kernel/systbls.S.rej
Bad exit status from /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.4572 (%prep)

Comment 1 Chris Seawood 2000-04-09 19:54:59 UTC
Just following up, the kernel rpm shipped with 6.2 handles building the lfs
enabled kernel a tad bit better.  I still had to put sparc ifdefs around patches
64 & 85 to get a lfs-enabled i386 kernel to compile.

Comment 2 Michael K. Johnson 2000-07-31 20:47:07 UTC
This is usually fixed in rawhide kernels, although we occasionally
regress when patches conflict with the lfs patches that we do not
normally apply.


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