Re: unable to use dpkg 2.6.15-rc2

From: Nathan Scott
Date: Tue Nov 22 2005 - 16:46:00 EST

On Tue, Nov 22, 2005 at 06:20:27PM +0100, Luca wrote:
> (please CC me, I'm not subscribed)
> Nathan Scott <nathans@xxxxxxx> ha scritto:
> >> It's reproducible in 2.6.15-rc1, 2.6.15-rc1-mm1, 2.6.15-rc1-mm2 and
> >> 2.6.15-rc2.
> >>
> >> It does not occur in 2.6.14.
> >>
> >> Most easily triggered by "make clean" in the Linux source, for those of
> >> you without access to dpkg. But both clean and dpkg will trigger it.
> >
> > So far I've not been able to reproduce this; I'm using "make clean"
> > and it works just fine for me (I'm using the current git tree).
> Confirmed here with 2.6.15-rc1 an IDE disk. Kernel is UP with
> CONFIG_PREEMPT and 8KB stack. The following debug options are enabled:

Keith Owens has managed to reproduce this locally, and has been
working on tracking it back to a single change - so, we'll start
trying to figure out whats gone wrong here shortly, and will get
a fix merged as soon as we can.

Thanks for reporting the problem.


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