kern/71424: user-ppp broken again - maybe xl(4) or ng_* bug?
matthias.andree at gmx.de
Mon Sep 6 20:40:21 PDT 2004
The following reply was made to PR kern/71424; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Matthias Andree <matthias.andree at gmx.de>
To: FreeBSD-gnats-submit at FreeBSD.org, freebsd-bugs at FreeBSD.org
Cc: Gleb Smirnoff <glebius at freebsd.org>,
Matthias Andree <matthias.andree at gmx.de>
Subject: Re: kern/71424: user-ppp broken again - maybe xl(4) or ng_* bug?
Date: Tue, 7 Sep 2004 05:30:27 +0200
OK, this is a consequential error, the dependency information in the
baseline code is incomplete so that netgraph users don't get recompiled
or relinked. This /usr/src/UPDATING entry is incomplete, it should list
the full source path to enter for "make clean all install" and all
affected utilities and should drop the word "slightly":
Netgraph changed its message format slightly to align the data
portion well on 64 bit machines.
Netgraph using utilities (e.g. ngctl, nghook, ppp, mpd,
pppoed, bluetooth, ATM) should be recompiled when a new kernel
After manually fixing this up, user-mode ppp works for me with the
limitation shown in kern/69133, which persists.
Please add proper dependency information to the base system so that
ngctl, nghook et al. are automatically recompiled after the message
format change. Thank you.
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