LFS 6.2 - 6.7.1. Installation of Linux-Libc-Headers

Chris Staub chris at beaker67.com
Mon Jan 15 04:16:09 PST 2007


Aleksandar Adam wrote:
>> But you didn't tell us *what* error message you got, so nobody can
>> give you a reasonable suggestion about what is wrong!
> 
> 
> Here comes output what went wrong:
> I used command:
> 
> patch -Np1 -i ../linux-libc-headers-2.6.12.0-inotify-3.patch | tee patch.txt
> 
> and then I get this:
> 
> can't find file to patch at input line 12
> Perhaps you used the wrong -p or --strip option?
> The text leading up to this was:
> --------------------------
> |Submitted By: Dan Nicholson <dnicholson at linuxfromscratch dot org>
> |Date: 2006-08-01
> |Initial Package Version: 2.6.12.0
> |Origin: linux-2.6.16 series, syscalls diffed by Alexander Patrakov
> |Upstream Status: Project is dead
> |Description: Adds userspace headers and syscalls for inotify
> |Testcase: dovecot-1.0rc2, ./configure --with-notify=inotify
> |
> |diff -pNur linux-libc-headers-2.6.12.0.orig/include/asm-i386/unistd.h linux-libc-headers-2.6.12.0/include/asm-i386/unistd.h
> |--- linux-libc-headers-2.6.12.0.orig/include/asm-i386/unistd.h	2005-07-06 00:17:47.000000000 +0000
> |+++ linux-libc-headers-2.6.12.0/include/asm-i386/unistd.h	2006-08-01 05:56:42.000000000 +0000
> --------------------------
> File to patch: 
> Skip this patch? [y] 
> Skipping patch.
> 1 out of 1 hunk ignored
> can't find file to patch at input line 30
> Perhaps you used the wrong -p or --strip option?
> The text leading up to this was:
> --------------------------
> |diff -pNur linux-libc-headers-2.6.12.0.orig/include/asm-ppc/unistd.h linux-libc-headers-2.6.12.0/include/asm-ppc/unistd.h
> |--- linux-libc-headers-2.6.12.0.orig/include/asm-ppc/unistd.h	2005-07-06 00:17:23.000000000 +0000
> |+++ linux-libc-headers-2.6.12.0/include/asm-ppc/unistd.h	2006-08-01 05:56:42.000000000 +0000
> --------------------------
> File to patch: 
> Skip this patch? [y] 
> Skipping patch.
> 1 out of 1 hunk ignored
> The next patch would create the file include/linux/inotify.h,
> which already exists!  Skipping patch.
> 1 out of 1 hunk ignored -- saving rejects to file include/linux/inotify.h.rej
> 
> 
> I have used patch which is suggested in the book, and I found it on lfs-live cdrom.
> Best regards
> Aleksandar
> 
> 
Most likely you forgot to enter the linux-libc-headers source dir.



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