Issue with blfs-tool build

Thomas Trepl thomas at equinox.homelinux.org
Sat Dec 13 17:09:42 PST 2008


Hi Gordon,

I think this is more an issue of the gpm in BLFS. There is a version 1.20.5 
out there. Need to file a bug for this version upgrade.
 
Am Samstag, 13. Dezember 2008 10:31:32 schrieb Gordon Schumacher:
> The build of GPM fails if your kernel is newer than 2.6.23, as described
> here:
> http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/GPM
>
> A proper patch for GPM is available here:
> http://lists.linux.it/pipermail/gpm/2007-July/000925.html
>
> With this patch applied, the build succeeds, though I have not tested
> this against an older kernel.  If it doesn't work there, perhaps it
> could be applied conditionally?

-- 
Thomas



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