Strange popen behavior on xen builders?

Orion Poplawski orion at
Thu Aug 28 17:40:39 UTC 2008

Orion Poplawski wrote:
> Orion Poplawski wrote:
>> Filed bug #459442 as I have a simple test case.  Once everything is 
>> back up we can test again.
> It appears that the pipe2 syscall on the x86_64 xen kernels is broken 
> and that rawhide glibc has moved to using pipe2 from pipe in rawhide.
> This seems like a blocker to me.

Okay, looks like a known issue with the xen kernels.  New test kernels 
are available, see the bug for more info.  We should get a fixed version 
onto the Fedora xen builders very soon, and maybe disable them until 
they can be fixed?

Orion Poplawski
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