Koji build results fail to match local rawhide installation's
dennis at ausil.us
Thu Feb 21 21:01:56 UTC 2008
On Thursday 21 February 2008, Tom Lane wrote:
> mysql is currently failing to build in rawhide on ppc, with symptoms
> that indicate a problem in its code for detecting how much stack space
> remains available. The latest example is
> I've been fighting this for more than a month with no success in
> isolating the problem. In order to have enough access to poke at it
> with gdb, I recently decided to resort to installing rawhide on an old
> Mac laptop I wasn't doing anything with ... and behold, mysql builds
> and passes its regression tests just fine! So now I don't know what
> to think. It seems that either
koji is running on RHEL5 you you would need to do a mock build with a rawhide
chroot on a RHEL5 host.
> (1) the koji environment doesn't match a rawhide install, or
> (2) there's a relevant hardware difference between my poor old
> Powerbook G3 and the PPC machines in the koji build farm.
> Since the problem has been present in Koji since at least early January,
> while my Mac worked both just after an F9-Alpha install and after a
> subsequent "yum update" to yesterday's rawhide, it's not just a matter
> of being slightly out of sync on package versions. Whatever's busted
> has been so for awhile.
Its probably something in the RHEL kernel on the host.
> I'd appreciate any hints on where to look or what to try next. In
> particular, are there any real details available on the machines in
> the build farm, such as exact CPU types?
the ppc builders are all IBM power5 machines
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