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Bug 458442 - sys-kernel/gentoo-sources-3.8.0 kernel fails to build
Summary: sys-kernel/gentoo-sources-3.8.0 kernel fails to build
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 458426
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: [OLD] Core system (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Linux bug wranglers
Depends on:
Reported: 2013-02-20 11:11 UTC by Jaak Ristioja
Modified: 2013-02-20 11:25 UTC (History)
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Description Jaak Ristioja 2013-02-20 11:11:27 UTC
It appears that a file created by gentoo kernel patches fails to compile:

  CC      drivers/char/kcopy/kcopy.o
drivers/char/kcopy/kcopy.c: In function 'kcopy_validate_task':
drivers/char/kcopy/kcopy.c:257:31: error: invalid operands to binary == (have 'kuid_t' and 'kuid_t')
drivers/char/kcopy/kcopy.c:257:67: error: invalid operands to binary == (have 'kuid_t' and 'kuid_t')
drivers/char/kcopy/kcopy.c:258:1: warning: control reaches end of non-void function [-Wreturn-type]

I was using gcc-4.6.3 to build the kernel on a non-hardened x86_64 machine.
I have sys-kernel/linux-headers-3.7 installed in case it matters. I don't think the rest of "emerge --info" is relevant, so I won't bother pasting it.
Comment 1 Markos Chandras (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2013-02-20 11:25:11 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 458426 ***