Loader broken in Head?
kcender07 at yahoo.co.uk
Sat Nov 10 14:25:27 PST 2007
Sorry for the late reply.
I updated to the latest sources and the loader boots again correctly. I'm quite puzzled as to what commit corrected this tho, between my original problematic build of 25th Oct ~ 2200 GMT and to my build now - 10th Nov.
Many thanks to John and others for the work to correct this problem.
----- Original Message ----
From: Mike Pritchard <mpp at mail.mppsystems.com>
To: John Baldwin <jhb at freebsd.org>
Cc: freebsd-current at freebsd.org; Red Neck <kcender07 at yahoo.co.uk>; Mike Pritchard <mpp at mppsystems.com>
Sent: Friday, 2 November, 2007 4:13:38 AM
Subject: Re: Loader broken in Head?
On Thu, Nov 01, 2007 at 09:36:34PM -0500, Mike Pritchard wrote:
> I'd be glad to try, if you could tell me how to build the loader...
> or if I'm building it correctly, if someone could fix this compile
> error I see (see below). And the couple of warnings I see compiling
> me nervous too. I don't want to mess around too much until I'm sure
> I'm building it correctly, because I'd like to leave this machine
> Other than that, if a fresh -current loader still doesn't fix my
> problem, I'm more than willing to start backing out recent commits
> to find which commit might be the problem.
> With 8.0-current sources as of a couple of hours ago, I
> get the same compile error trying any of these:
Nevermind about the compiling part. Pilot error. Stale includes
are to blame. a make world fixed all that.
And a -current loader as of today works just fine. I'd suggest that
to Red Neck also to see if it clears up his problem.
Now where did I put that pointy hat...
mpp @ FreeBSD.org
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