[OpenAFS] OpenAFS 1.4.x on SuSE 10.1 and rlim error

Tue, 19 Sep 2006 11:34:07 -0400

Thanks for pointing me in the right direction - it compiles now!

I did have kernel-source installed. The problem was that I had=20
left off "--with-linux-kernel-headers=3D/usr/src/linux" when I ran=20
configure. I am somewhat embarassed that it was so simple.

With previous versions of suse I hadn't needed that switch, so=20
I didn't think of using it with 10.1 until I saw your posts.=20

Thanks again,

> -----Original Message-----
> From: openafs-info-admin@openafs.org
> [mailto:openafs-info-admin@openafs.org]On Behalf Of Jeffrey Hutzelman
> On Monday, September 18, 2006 04:16:53 PM -0700 Russ Allbery=20
> <rra@stanford.edu> wrote:
> >
> > There have been lots and lots of solutions that work.  The=20
> error message
> > is extremely generic and means that, basically, OpenAFS was=20
> unable to find
> > kernel headers that correspond to the kernel against which you're
> > building.  In order to see what the problem really is, you=20
> have to look
> > at the config.log output.
> > It's not useful to look for patches based on this=20
> particular error because
> > there is no "rlim error."  That error message means=20
> "compiling with your
> > kernel headers failed" and there are literally hundreds of different
> > things that could be wrong.
> ... but often, the problem is that the configure tests utterly failed=20
> because configure was unable to install your kernel headers, perhaps=20
> because you haven't actually installed them.
> Do you have a kernel-src or kernel-devel RPM installed?