Kernel compile fails

Kent Stewart kstewart at
Sun Mar 22 08:23:58 PDT 2009

On Sunday 22 March 2009 07:53:00 am "Remorque" wrote:
> I have installed 7.1-RELEASE on a hardware with AMD processor. I have
> successfully buildworld, and now doing the "make kernel" thing.The kernel
> config file is pretty GENERIC, I only removed the option to build a DEBUG
> kernel.I have csup-ped today.
> However, my compilation fails, viz:
> <cut>
> cc -c -O2 -frename-registers -pipe -fno-strict-aliasing  -std=c99  -Wall
> -Wredundant-decls -Wnested-externs -Wstrict-prototypes 
> -Wmissing-prototypes -Wpointer-arith -Winline -Wcast-qual  -Wundef
> -Wno-pointer-sign
> -fformat-extensions -nostdinc  -I. -I/usr/src/sys
> -I/usr/src/sys/contrib/altq -D_KERNEL -DHAVE_KERNEL_OPTION_HEADERS -include
> opt_global.h -fno-common -finline-limit=8000 --param inline-unit-growth=100
> --param large-function-growth=1000  -mcmodel=kernel -mno-red-zone
>  -mfpmath=387 -mno-sse -mno-sse2 -mno-mmx -mno-3dnow  -msoft-float
> -fno-asynchronous-unwind-tables -ffreestanding -Werror
>  /usr/src/sys/dev/ath/if_ath.c -I/usr/src/sys/dev/ath
> *** Error code 1
> Stop in /usr/obj/usr/src/sys/FS.
> *** Error code 1
> Stop in /usr/src.
> *** Error code 1
> Stop in /usr/src.
> </cut>
> I can go ahead and comment out all ath_* from the configuration, since I
> wouldn't really need them at this juncture, but I believe it should not be
> failing anyway. Do I just wait to csup again tomorrow and hope this gets
> fixed? :)

You have optimization options on the compile line that I don't have on my 
system. From this, I would guess that you have a cflags statment 
in /etc/make.conf and it is bitting you.


kent Stewart
Richland, WA

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