[Call for Testers] ACPI-CA 20071114

Jung-uk Kim jkim at FreeBSD.org
Fri Nov 16 13:27:13 PST 2007

On Friday 16 November 2007 04:17 pm, David Wolfskill wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 16, 2007 at 01:38:52PM -0500, Jung-uk Kim wrote:
> > Please test the following patch on -CURRENT:
> >
> > http://people.freebsd.org/~jkim/acpica-import-20071114.diff.gz
> >
> > I believe it should apply for RELENG_7 as well.  FYI, ACPI-CA
> > changes from the -CURRENT is here:
> >
> > http://people.freebsd.org/~jkim/acpica-changes-20070320-20071114.
> >txt
> OK; working from a just-built-this-morning HEAD, I fetched the
> patch & applied it with no problems.  Building was also uneventful.
>  :-}
> Booting was OK, up to the point where I tried to use one of my
> scripts that uses getopt(1); at that point -- where I had been
> successful with the unpatched HEAD -- I got:
> /libexec/ld-elf.so.1: Undefined symbol "__mb_sb_limit" referenced
> from COPY relocation in getopt Usage: /usr/local/sbin/mk_table [-d]
> [-f] [-s] [-t] [-v] [-T table#] directory|files... set_ip RC was
> 512 for command "/bin/sh /etc/rc.firewall-post-dhcp -i
> -m -g -b
> -n"
> (The script that uses getopt(1) is /usr/local/sbin/mk_table, which
> I use to populate an IPFW table; I've attached a copy for
> reference. In turn, the script was being invoked from a Perl script
> I was using to set a NIC's IP address on a network that doesn't
> seem to have a DHCP server.  Neither script is very exciting.)
> Oh:  this is an i386:
> localhost(8.0-C)[1] uname -a
> FreeBSD localhost 8.0-CURRENT FreeBSD 8.0-CURRENT #594: Fri Nov 16
> 12:16:52 PST 2007    
> root at localhost:/common/S4/obj/usr/src/sys/CANARY  i386
> localhost(8.0-C)[2]
> I'm quite willing to test patches; I keep a private copy of the
> FreeBSD CVS repository on this laptop to facilitate such things.
> (And recovering from them....)

'Undefined symbol "__mb_sb_limit" is totally unrelated to ACPI, i.e., 
it is caused by recent API breakage.  I think 'make buildworld; make 
installworld' should fix it.  Anyway, thanks for testing!

Jung-uk Kim

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