Re: linux-next: Tree for Apr 26
From: Michal Marek
Date: Sat Apr 27 2013 - 02:54:52 EST
Dne 27.4.2013 00:01, Yann E. MORIN napsal(a):
> Michal, Sedat, All,
> On Fri, Apr 26, 2013 at 01:13:33PM +0200, Michal Marek wrote:
>> On 26.4.2013 13:08, Michal Marek wrote:
>>> On 26.4.2013 12:49, Sedat Dilek wrote:
>>>> With reverting all kbuild-next commits I was able to build again.
>>>> Revert "kconfig: implement KCONFIG_PROBABILITY for randconfig"
>>>> Revert "kconfig: allow specifying the seed for randconfig"
>>>> Revert "kconfig: fix randomising choice entries in presence of
>>>> Revert "kconfig: do not override symbols already set"
>>>> Revert "kconfig: fix randconfig tristate detection"
>>> I did the same, then applied all the kconfig commits once more and did a
>>> git bisect with this script:
>>> cp config-bad .config
>>> make silentoldconfig </dev/null
>>> This resulted in
>>> 7ded2624f8988bd22819a60a6000ba6b7091db89 is the first bad commit
>>> commit 7ded2624f8988bd22819a60a6000ba6b7091db89
>>> Author: Yann E. MORIN <yann.morin.1998@xxxxxxx>
>>> Date: Sun Mar 10 16:34:10 2013 +0100
>>> kconfig: fix randomising choice entries in presence of KCONFIG_ALLCONFIG
>>> The commit id is different, because it is reverted and applied again. Yann?
>> Commit 422c809 ("kconfig: fix randomising choice entries in presence of
>> KCONFIG_ALLCONFIG") reverts cleanly and reverting it fixes the bug. So
>> there is a plan B.
> I do not understand how reverting 422c809 could have fixed the
> silentoldconfig issue: as I previously reported, it already happens on
> Linus' master.
> I tried again jsut a few minutes ago against:
> d7d7271: Merge branch 'v4l_for_linus' of git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/mchehab/linux-media
> and it is already broken, although 422c809 is not yet in Linus' tree:
> $ make silentoldconfig </dev/null
> scripts/kconfig/conf --silentoldconfig Kconfig
> warning: (IA32_EMULATION) selects COMPAT_BINFMT_ELF which has unmet
> direct dependencies (COMPAT && BINFMT_ELF)
> * Restart config...
> * Paravirtualized guest support
> Paravirtualized guest support (PARAVIRT_GUEST) [N/y/?] (NEW) aborted!
> Console input/output is redirected. Run 'make oldconfig' to update configuration.
> make: *** [silentoldconfig] Error 1
> make: *** [silentoldconfig] Error 2
> Or did I miss something?
> However, oldconfig just works (with an error for each new symbol):
> $ make oldconfig </dev/null
> NOP USB Transceiver Driver (NOP_USB_XCEIV) [N/m/?] (NEW)
> Error in reading or end of file.
> # configuration written to .config
That (silent)oldconfig with stdin redirection throws an error if it
encounters a new option is expected and correct. The bug here is that
_normal_ oldconfig run apparently does not set all the options. I.e.
$ yes "" | make oldconfig; make silentoldconfig </dev/null
should always pass.
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