Re: vdso_standalone_test_x86.c build failure on Linus' tree
From: Chuck Ebbert
Date: Wed Oct 08 2014 - 16:47:11 EST
On Wed, 8 Oct 2014 12:16:11 -0700
Andy Lutomirski <luto@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 11:52 AM, Josh Boyer <jwboyer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > I'm seeing the following build failure on a 32-bit x86 build in Fedora
> > based on Linux v3.17-2860-gef0625b70dac:
> > Documentation/vDSO/vdso_standalone_test_x86.o: In function `to_base10':
> > vdso_standalone_test_x86.c:(.text+0xcc): undefined reference to `__umoddi3'
> > vdso_standalone_test_x86.c:(.text+0xea): undefined reference to `__udivdi3'
> > collect2: error: ld returned 1 exit status
> > scripts/Makefile.host:100: recipe for target
> > 'Documentation/vDSO/vdso_standalone_test_x86' failed
> > make: *** [Documentation/vDSO/vdso_standalone_test_x86] Error 1
> > scripts/Makefile.build:404: recipe for target 'Documentation/vDSO' failed
> > make: *** [Documentation/vDSO] Error 2
> > make: *** Waiting for unfinished jobs....
> > Makefile:922: recipe for target 'vmlinux' failed
> > make: *** [vmlinux] Error 2
> It should build and work on 32-bit.
> Except that the makefile is totally bogus. vdso_standalone_test isn't
> a hostprog at all. It's a target prog. But kbuild doesn't understand
> that, so I have no idea what, if anything, that makefile is supposed
> to do.
Heh, I was wondering why I got a 64-bit program with ARCH=i386
> I would argue that the whole documentation build system should be
> fixed to cross-compile or should just be disabled for cross-builds if
> glibc isn't available.
Fedora doesn't cross-compile i686 builds because of problems like
this. It sets up an i386 chroot and runs all native tools inside of
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