[fedora-virt] libguestfs - no ext3 support building on CentOS 5
Richard W.M. Jones
rjones at redhat.com
Wed May 27 14:27:04 UTC 2009
[Please keep fedora-virt CC'd on these ...]
On Wed, May 27, 2009 at 09:18:33AM -0500, Charles Duffy wrote:
> On Wed, May 27, 2009 at 2:37 AM, Richard W.M. Jones <rjones at redhat.com>wrote:
> > Does it work if you modify make-initramfs to add the extra module?
> I can't give a full reply until I'm back at the office (no remote access
> atm), but editing make-initramfs.sh.in did indeed resolve that particular
Could you check this patch to see if it should work:
> However, the logic for skipping the zerofree test if
> /usr/sbin/zerofree wasn't found inside the guest wasn't working, so it still
> proceeded to fail even with working ext3 support.
I'll take a look at this one on my CentOS machine ...
> Also, the CentOS 5 %check script was trying to use test-command without
> compiling it first.
That'll be a bug. Do you mean the EPEL package or the contributed
CentOS spec file (in contrib/)?
Richard Jones, Emerging Technologies, Red Hat http://et.redhat.com/~rjones
libguestfs lets you edit virtual machines. Supports shell scripting,
bindings from many languages. http://et.redhat.com/~rjones/libguestfs/
See what it can do: http://et.redhat.com/~rjones/libguestfs/recipes.html
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