Cannot build generic kernel

Trond Endrestøl trond.endrestol at
Thu Jul 18 14:39:29 UTC 2019

On Thu, 18 Jul 2019 10:31-0400, David Azarewicz wrote:

> I downloaded and installed FreeBSD-12.0-RELEASE-i386-memstick.img
> I checked out base/stable/12 r350009 using svnlite 
> I followed the directions on
> for building the kernel.
> I get an error:
>   make[2]: "/usr/src/sys/conf/" line 127: amd64/arm64/i386 kernel requires linker 
> ifunc support
> both
>   make buildkernel
> and
>   make buildkernel KERNCONF=GENERIC
> fail exactly the same way.
> Today I updated to r350112 and the problem persists.
> So I have a fresh unmodified install of FreeBSD 12.0 RELEASE, I have a fresh unmodified 
> checkout of FreeBSD 12 stable, I followed the directions for building the standard, default, 
> generic kernel and it fails. I tried searching for a solution to this problem and could not find a 
> solution. How can I fix this problem?

You're checking out stable/12, so why not download the latest 
stable/12 snapshot and install that one instead of 12.0-RELEASE?


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