[libvirt] libnuma build failure [was: securityselinuxlabeltest test fails on v1.2.5]

Scott Sullivan ssullivan at liquidweb.com
Tue Jul 1 13:18:22 UTC 2014

On 06/30/2014 05:26 PM, Eric Blake wrote:
> On 06/30/2014 01:46 PM, Scott Sullivan wrote:
>> I've tested the v1.2.6-rc2 git tag, im getting this build error:
>>    CC     util/libvirt_util_la-virnuma.lo
>> util/virnuma.c: In function 'virNumaNodeIsAvailable':
>> util/virnuma.c:428: error: 'numa_nodes_ptr' undeclared (first use in
>> this function)
>> util/virnuma.c:428: error: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only
>> once
>> util/virnuma.c:428: error: for each function it appears in.)
> What version of numactl-devel do you have installed?

This is the version I had installed:


I've updated to 2.0.7-8 (latest CentOS 6.5 version) and the build error 
is gone. The original problem (the broken securityselinuxlabeltest) also 
is corrected on v1.2.6-rc2.


>> make[3]: *** [util/libvirt_util_la-virnuma.lo] Error 1
>> make[3]: Leaving directory `/home/rpmbuild/packages/libvirt/src'
>> make[2]: *** [all] Error 2
>> make[2]: Leaving directory `/home/rpmbuild/packages/libvirt/src'
>> make[1]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
>> make[1]: Leaving directory `/home/rpmbuild/packages/libvirt'
>> make: *** [all] Error 2
>> error: Bad exit status from /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.3Gu7nd (%build)
>> Build works fine on tag v1.2.5-maint.
> Sounds like we need to make code added in the meantime be conditional to
> compile to older numa libraries.

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