[OpenAFS] AFS on linux 2.6.17/18
William John Murray
Fri, 04 Aug 2006 16:28:35 +0100
chas williams - CONTRACTOR wrote:
> In message <email@example.com>,William Murray writes
>> Thank you. I just upgraded to 2.6.17-1.2517.fc6 hoping that would
>> change something. It did. I didn't need to make anything in the kernel
>> area. But rlim is still there:
> the build test fails.
> /lib/modules/2.6.17-1.2517.fc6/build/include/asm/processor.h:80: error: 'CONFIG_X86_L1_CACHE_SHIFT' undeclared here (not in a function)
> testing for features against the kernel keeps getting more complicated.
> take a look at http://rt.central.org/rt/Ticket/Display.html?id=34561
> if you decide to try the patch you will need to run regen.sh after you
> apply the patch. i suspect 2.6.17 will have other problems though
> since get_sb_nodev() changed and takes an extra parameter. this
> patch depends on ticket #34561. its hard to hit a moving target.
This patch needed a little squeezing to get it in, and
made no difference to the rlim error. I think I will leave this for a bit.