Linux- build failure fixed & new problem show up

Mykal Funk mykalfunk at
Mon Dec 7 13:07:31 PST 2009

Ken Moffat wrote:
> 2009/12/7 Mykal Funk <mykalfunk at>:
>> Thanks for the pointers. Once I got the configuration right it would go
>> all the way to loading Init. However, it is now givining an error
>> "Inconsistency detected by rtld.c: 1180: dl_main: Assertion
>> `(void *) ph->p_vaddr == _rtld_local._dl_sysinfo_dso’ failed!" and the
>> kernel panics. I'm considering recompiling Glibc but am unsure if that
>> would fix the problem or cause more.
>> Thanks in advance,
>> Mykal Funk
>> --
> Do you have CONFIG_COMPAT_VDSO=y ?  If so, try turning it off.
> I'm not sure where it appears in menuconfig, but the help says:
> config COMPAT_VDSO
>         def_bool y
>         prompt "Compat VDSO support"
>         depends on X86_32 || IA32_EMULATION
>         ---help---
>           Map the 32-bit VDSO to the predictable old-style address too.
>         ---help---
>           Say N here if you are running a sufficiently recent glibc
>           version (2.3.3 or later), to remove the high-mapped
>           VDSO mapping and to exclusively use the randomized VDSO.
>           If unsure, say Y.
> LFS-5.0 used gcc-2.3.2 so it will need this set to Y.
> ĸen
No. I compiled the kernel without COMPAT_VDSO. Do you think it needs 
included? The host is running Glibc 2.3.3. I think system may be a LFS 
5.1. I didn't write a file anywhere to tell me, but I know it was build 
April 2004 with the then stable book.

Mykal Funk

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