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Bug 678710 - sys-boot/yaboot-1.3.17-r3 fails to build with gold linker enabled
Summary: sys-boot/yaboot-1.3.17-r3 fails to build with gold linker enabled
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: PPC Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: PPC Porters
Depends on:
Blocks: systemwide-gold
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Reported: 2019-02-24 22:14 UTC by xela
Modified: 2019-05-26 08:51 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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

emerge -pqv '=sys-boot/yaboot-1.3.17-r3::gentoo' (file_678710.txt,5.70 KB, text/plain)
2019-02-24 22:14 UTC, xela
build.log (acCH7,135.79 KB, application/octet-stream)
2019-02-24 22:30 UTC, Sergei Trofimovich (RETIRED)

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Description xela 2019-02-24 22:14:51 UTC
Created attachment 566382 [details]
emerge -pqv '=sys-boot/yaboot-1.3.17-r3::gentoo'

Trying to build package with gold linker enabled the following error occurs:

util/addnote second/yaboot.chrp
sorry, I can't find space in second/yaboot.chrp to put the note
make: *** [Makefile:115: yaboot] Error 1
 * ERROR: sys-boot/yaboot-1.3.17-r3::gentoo failed (compile phase):
 *   emake failed

# emerge -pqv '=sys-boot/yaboot-1.3.17-r3::gentoo'
[ebuild   R   ] sys-boot/yaboot-1.3.17-r3  USE="(-ibm)"
Comment 1 xela 2019-02-24 22:18:28 UTC
Build log:
Comment 2 Sergei Trofimovich (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2019-02-24 22:29:47 UTC
This is a followup on bug #641560
Comment 3 Sergei Trofimovich (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2019-02-24 22:30:09 UTC
Created attachment 566384 [details]
Comment 4 Sergei Trofimovich (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2019-02-24 23:01:03 UTC
We have a 'tc-ld-disable-gold()' helper:

Do you want to write a patch?
Comment 5 xela 2019-02-24 23:58:20 UTC
I will try :)
Comment 6 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2019-05-26 08:51:12 UTC
The bug has been closed via the following commit(s):

commit e29c82c3979e80305a116fe89eb1220e096224c7
Author:     Sergei Trofimovich <>
AuthorDate: 2019-05-26 08:50:54 +0000
Commit:     Sergei Trofimovich <>
CommitDate: 2019-05-26 08:50:54 +0000

    sys-boot/yaboot: disable, bug #678710
    Reported-by: xela
    Package-Manager: Portage-2.3.66, Repoman-2.3.12
    Signed-off-by: Sergei Trofimovich <>

 sys-boot/yaboot/yaboot-1.3.17-r3.ebuild | 5 +++++
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+)