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Bug 317583 - app-emulation/vmware-modules- fails to build on recent kernels
Summary: app-emulation/vmware-modules- fails to build on recent kernels
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: New packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Vadim Kuznetsov (RETIRED)
Depends on:
Reported: 2010-04-28 05:37 UTC by Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia
Modified: 2010-05-04 01:26 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

kernel config (config,66.84 KB, text/plain)
2010-04-28 05:39 UTC, Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia
log (emerge.log,10.21 KB, text/plain)
2010-04-28 05:39 UTC, Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia

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Description Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia 2010-04-28 05:37:43 UTC
I jumped from 2.6.28 to 2.6.32.  vmware-modules fails against both 2.6.32 and 2.6.33

 * Preparing vmmon module
make -j2 HOSTCC=x86_64-pc-linux-gnu-gcc CROSS_COMPILE=x86_64-pc-linux-gnu- LDFLAGS= auto-build VMWARE_VER=VME_V65 KERNEL_DIR=/usr/src/linux KBUILD_OUTPUT=/lib/modules/2.6.33-hardened-r1/build 
Using 2.6.x kernel build system.
make -C /lib/modules/2.6.33-hardened-r1/build SUBDIRS=$PWD SRCROOT=$PWD/. \
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.33-hardened-r1'
make[1]: warning: jobserver unavailable: using -j1.  Add `+' to parent make rule.
  CC [M]  /var/tmp/portage/app-emulation/vmware-modules-
  CC [M]  /var/tmp/portage/app-emulation/vmware-modules-
  CC [M]  /var/tmp/portage/app-emulation/vmware-modules-
/var/tmp/portage/app-emulation/vmware-modules- In function 'HostIF_APICInit':
/var/tmp/portage/app-emulation/vmware-modules- error: implicit declaration of function '__fix_to_virt'
/var/tmp/portage/app-emulation/vmware-modules- error: 'FIX_APIC_BASE' undeclared (first use in this function)
/var/tmp/portage/app-emulation/vmware-modules- error: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only once
/var/tmp/portage/app-emulation/vmware-modules- error: for each function it appears in.)
/var/tmp/portage/app-emulation/vmware-modules- In function 'HostIF_APIC_ID':
/var/tmp/portage/app-emulation/vmware-modules- error: 'FIX_APIC_BASE' undeclared (first use in this function)
make[3]: *** [/var/tmp/portage/app-emulation/vmware-modules-] Error 1
make[2]: *** [_module_/var/tmp/portage/app-emulation/vmware-modules-] Error 2
make[1]: *** [sub-make] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.6.33-hardened-r1'
make: *** [vmmon.ko] Error 2
 * ERROR: app-emulation/vmware-modules- failed:
 *   Unable to emake HOSTCC=x86_64-pc-linux-gnu-gcc CROSS_COMPILE=x86_64-pc-linux-gnu- LDFLAGS=   auto-build VMWARE_VER=VME_V65 KERNEL_DIR=/usr/src/linux KBUILD_OUTPUT=/lib/modules/2.6.33-hardened-r1/build
 * Call stack:
 *, line   48:  Called src_compile
 *   environment, line 3920:  Called linux-mod_src_compile
 *   environment, line 3018:  Called die
 * The specific snippet of code:
 *               eval "emake HOSTCC=\"$(tc-getBUILD_CC)\" 						CROSS_COMPILE=${CHOST}- 						LDFLAGS=\"$(get_abi_LDFLAGS)\" 					${BUILD_FIXES} 						${BUILD_PARAMS} 						${BUILD_TARGETS} " || die "Unable to emake HOSTCC="$(tc-getBUILD_CC)" CROSS_COMPILE=${CHOST}- LDFLAGS="$(get_abi_LDFLAGS)" ${BUILD_FIXES} ${BUILD_PARAMS} ${BUILD_TARGETS}";
 * If you need support, post the output of 'emerge --info =app-emulation/vmware-modules-',
 * the complete build log and the output of 'emerge -pqv =app-emulation/vmware-modules-'.
 * The complete build log is located at '/var/log/portage/app-emulation:vmware-modules-'.
 * The ebuild environment file is located at '/var/tmp/portage/app-emulation/vmware-modules-'.
 * S: '/var/tmp/portage/app-emulation/vmware-modules-'
Comment 1 Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia 2010-04-28 05:39:25 UTC
Created attachment 229471 [details]
kernel config
Comment 2 Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia 2010-04-28 05:39:44 UTC
Created attachment 229473 [details]
Comment 3 Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia 2010-04-28 05:40:26 UTC
Portage 2.2_rc62 (default/linux/amd64/10.0, gcc-4.3.2, glibc-2.10.1-r1, 2.6.32-hardened-r3 x86_64)
System uname: Linux-2.6.32-hardened-r3-x86_64-AMD_Athlon-tm-_64_Processor_2800+-with-gentoo-2.0.1
Timestamp of tree: Mon, 26 Apr 2010 08:45:01 +0000
app-shells/bash:     4.0_p37
dev-java/java-config: 2.1.10
dev-lang/python:     2.6.4-r1
dev-util/cmake:      2.6.4-r3
sys-apps/baselayout: 2.0.1
sys-apps/openrc:     0.4.3-r3
sys-apps/sandbox:    2.2
sys-devel/autoconf:  2.13, 2.63-r1
sys-devel/automake:  1.7.9-r1, 1.8.5-r3, 1.9.6-r2, 1.10.3, 1.11.1
sys-devel/binutils:  2.18-r3
sys-devel/gcc:       4.3.2-r3, 4.3.4
sys-devel/gcc-config: 1.4.1
sys-devel/libtool:   2.2.6b
virtual/os-headers:  2.6.30-r1
CFLAGS="-O2 -pipe -fomit-frame-pointer -march=k8"
CONFIG_PROTECT="/etc /usr/kde/3.5/env /usr/kde/3.5/share/config /usr/kde/3.5/shutdown /usr/share/X11/xkb /usr/share/config"
CONFIG_PROTECT_MASK="/etc/ca-certificates.conf /etc/env.d /etc/env.d/java/ /etc/fonts/fonts.conf /etc/gconf /etc/gentoo-release /etc/php/apache2-php5/ext-active/ /etc/php/cgi-php5/ext-active/ /etc/php/cli-php5/ext-active/ /etc/revdep-rebuild /etc/sandbox.d /etc/terminfo /etc/texmf/language.dat.d /etc/texmf/language.def.d /etc/texmf/updmap.d /etc/texmf/web2c"
CXXFLAGS="-O2 -pipe -fomit-frame-pointer -march=k8"
FEATURES="assume-digests bindeps candy collision-protect distlocks fixpackages metadata-transfer news parallel-fetch preserve-libs protect-owned sandbox sfperms strict unmerge-logs unmerge-orphans userfetch userpriv userpriv_fakeroot usersandbox verify-rdepend"
LINGUAS="en en_US"
PORTAGE_RSYNC_OPTS="--recursive --links --safe-links --perms --times --compress --force --whole-file --delete --stats --timeout=180 --exclude=/distfiles --exclude=/local --exclude=/packages"
PORTDIR_OVERLAY="/usr/local/portage/layman/hardened-development /usr/local/portage/layman/anarchy /usr/local/portage"
USE="3dnow 3dnowext 3ds S3TC X X509 Xaw3d a52 aac aalib acl acpi activefilter adplug aim alsa amd amd64 amr ao apache2 artworkextra atlas audiofile avahi avantgo bash-completion bcmath berkdb bidi browserplugin bzip2 bzlib c++ cairo calendar caps cdda cddb cdio cdparanoia cdr cgi chroot clamav clamd clamdtop clanJavaScript clanVoice clearpasswd cli client clisp consolekit coverage cracklib crypt cscope css cups curl curlwrappers cvs cvsgraph cxx dbase dbcp dbm dbus dbx dedicated dga dio divx4linux dlloader dmx dnd dri dts dv dvd dvdr dvdread edl eds emacs emacs-w3 enca encode enscript erandom esd ethereal evms2 evo exif exiv2 expat ext-png ext-zlib extensions f77 faac faad fam fame fat fax fbcon fbdev ffmpeg fftw filter firefox flac flash flatfile fltk fluidsynth font-server foomaticdb fortran fpx freetts freetype fs fts3 gb gcj gcl gd gd-external gdbm gif gimp gimpprint git glade glep glib glibc-omitfp glitz glut gmp gmtfull gmthigh gmtsuppl gmttria gnome gnomedb gnuplot gnutls gocr gpm gps graphviz gs gstreamer gtk gtkhtml hal hash hbci hdri highlight howl howl-compat hyperestraier iconv icq idea idl idn ieee1394 image imagemagick imap imlib imlib2 inifile innodb ipalias iproute2 ipsec ipv6 ithreads jabber jack java javacomm javamail javascript jbig jikes joystick jpeg jpeg2k junit justify kde ladcca latex lcms ldap libcaca libclamav libdsk libedit libg++ libgda libsamplerate libwww lids live lm_sensors lmtp log4j logitech-mouse ltsp lua lucid lzo mad maildir makecheck matroska mbrola mcal md5sum mdnsresponder-compat mercurial mhash mikmod mime ming mixer mjpeg mmx mmxext mng mod_python modules mozcalendar mozctl mozdevelop mozilla mozp3p mozsvg mozxmlterm mp2 mp3 mpeg mpeg4 mplayer mpm-prefork msession msn mtp mudflap mule multilib multislot musepack music mysql mysqli mythtv nas native ncurses neXt network nis nls nptl nptlonly nsplugin nviz oav objc objc++ objc-gc ocaml ocrad odbc offensive ofx ogg oggvorbis oldworld openal opendoc openexr opengl openmp openssl opensslcrypt opera oscar oss pam pango parse-clocks pcap pch pcntl pcre pda pdf perl php physfs pic pie plotutils png pnm pnp policykit portaudio povray ppds pppd prelude procmail pulseaudio python q32 qhull qt-webkit qt3support qt4 quicktime rar readline recode reflection regexp rplay rtc samba sasl savedconfig sdk sdl sdl-image semantic-desktop server session sharedmem sid silc slp sms sndfile soap socks5 soup sox speex spell spl sql sqlite sqlite3 src srt sse sse2 ssl startup-notification subversion suexec svg sysfs sysvipc t1lib tcltk tcpd tesseract tetex tex tga theora thunar thunderbird tidy tiff timidity transcode transparent-proxy truetype trusted tta type1 ucs2 unicode urandom usb user-homedirs userlocales v4l v4l2 vcd vda vhosts videos vim-with-x virus-scan visualization vlm vnc vorbis wav wavpack wddx webkit wma wmf wsconvert wxwin wxwindows x264 xanim xchattext xcomposite xemacs xface xforms xfs xine xinerama xml xml2 xmlreader xmlrpc xmlwriter xorg xosd xpm xsl xulrunner xv xvid xvmc yahoo zeo zeroconf zip zlib" ALSA_CARDS="via82xx" ALSA_PCM_PLUGINS="adpcm alaw asym copy dmix dshare dsnoop empty extplug file hooks iec958 ioplug ladspa lfloat linear meter mmap_emul mulaw multi null plug rate route share shm softvol" APACHE2_MODULES="actions alias auth_basic authn_alias authn_anon authn_dbm authn_default authn_file authz_dbm authz_default authz_groupfile authz_host authz_owner authz_user autoindex cache dav dav_fs dav_lock deflate dir disk_cache env expires ext_filter file_cache filter headers include info log_config logio mem_cache mime mime_magic negotiation rewrite setenvif speling status unique_id userdir usertrack vhost_alias" ELIBC="glibc" INPUT_DEVICES="wacom joystick keyboard mouse evdev" KERNEL="linux" LCD_DEVICES="bayrad cfontz cfontz633 glk hd44780 lb216 lcdm001 mtxorb ncurses text" LINGUAS="en en_US" RUBY_TARGETS="ruby18" USERLAND="GNU" VIDEO_CARDS="nvidia nv" 
Comment 4 Vadim Kuznetsov (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2010-05-03 16:56:00 UTC
  03 May 2010; Vadim Kuznetsov <>
  vmware-modules-, vmware-modules-,
  Bugs 274529, 317583
  Thanks to Mikhail Zolotaryov for the patch.
Comment 5 Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia 2010-05-04 01:26:20 UTC
Build succeeds with that update.  Thanks.