r9300 - in trunk/BOOK: . chapter01 chapter08

bdubbs at linuxfromscratch.org bdubbs at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Jun 18 19:13:39 PDT 2010


Author: bdubbs
Date: 2010-06-18 20:13:38 -0600 (Fri, 18 Jun 2010)
New Revision: 9300

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/chapter08/kernel.xml
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
Log:
Add a sed to the kernel to prevent panics on some systems

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2010-06-17 19:14:09 UTC (rev 9299)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter01/changelog.xml	2010-06-19 02:13:38 UTC (rev 9300)
@@ -37,6 +37,18 @@
 
 -->
     <listitem>
+      <para>2010-06-18</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[bdubbs] - Add a sed to the current kernel to work around
+          a bug in linux-2.6.34 and earlier.  This change will be removed 
+          when incorporated into a subsequent verion of the kernel. 
+          Fixes <ulink url="&lfs-ticket-root;2662">#2662</ulink>.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>2010-06-16</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/chapter08/kernel.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/chapter08/kernel.xml	2010-06-17 19:14:09 UTC (rev 9299)
+++ trunk/BOOK/chapter08/kernel.xml	2010-06-19 02:13:38 UTC (rev 9300)
@@ -40,6 +40,12 @@
   <sect2 role="installation">
     <title>Installation of the kernel</title>
 
+    <para>First, fix a bug that causes a kernel panic on some systems:</para>
+
+<screen><userinput remap="pre">sed -i -e 's/inline void rdtsc_barrier/__always_inline void rdtsc_barrier/' \
+  arch/x86/include/asm/system.h</userinput></screen>
+
+
     <para>Building the kernel involves a few steps—configuration,
     compilation, and installation. Read the <filename>README</filename> file
     in the kernel source tree for alternative methods to the way this book

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2010-06-17 19:14:09 UTC (rev 9299)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2010-06-19 02:13:38 UTC (rev 9300)
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
-<!ENTITY version "SVN-20100616">
-<!ENTITY releasedate "June 16, 2010">
+<!ENTITY version "SVN-20100618">
+<!ENTITY releasedate "June 18, 2010">
 <!ENTITY copyrightdate "1999-2010"><!-- jhalfs needs a literal dash, not – -->
 <!ENTITY milestone "6.7">
 <!ENTITY generic-version "development"> <!-- Use "development", "testing", or "x.y[-pre{x}]" -->




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