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Re: [opensuse-buildservice] Fedora: choice for kernel >= 2.6.14
  • From: Ben Martin <monkeyiq@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 24 Nov 2007 18:51:24 +1000
  • Message-id: <1195894284.5336.108.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sat, 2007-11-24 at 18:44 +1000, Ben Martin wrote:
On Sat, 2007-11-24 at 09:11 +0100, Marcus Meissner wrote:

I am using "-kernel" in the BuildRequires to remove the errornous kernel
dependency in my gphotofs package.

Ciao, Marcus

Thanks for the tip. For future reference to folks searching I originally
had a bunch of
BuildRequires: foo
BuildRequires: bar
lines, with this and a final one of BuildRequres: -kernel it would fail
to build because MAKEDEV could not be found. Collapsing all the
BuildRequires into a single clause in the specfile seems to have enabled
it to compile ok again.
The joy of peeking at gphotofs' specfile :)


I spoke slightly too soon. The fedora8 build is now ok but the F7 one
dies with the old no MAKEDEV error. Though I notice you have F7 rpms for
gphotofs :(

LOG:
installing e2fsprogs-libs-1.39-11
installing fuse-2.6.5-1.fc7
/var/tmp/rpm-tmp.27007: line 1: /sbin/MAKEDEV: No such file or directory
error: %post(fuse-2.6.5-1.fc7.i386) scriptlet failed, exit status 127
warning: can't open /etc/mtab: No such file or directory
mount: can't find / in /etc/fstab or /etc/mtab
/bin/bash: halt: command not found
Kernel panic - not syncing: Attempted to kill init!

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