Glibc-2.3.4 make -k check fails

Steven Vancoillie steven.vancoillie at
Mon Jun 26 06:58:12 PDT 2006

Dan Nicholson wrote:
> Sorry for not replying more quickly.

With LFS, I learned to have a lot of patience :)

> It was quite a while ago that I "fixed" errors by turning off NTP
> anyway.  It might not be accurate.  To cut to the chase, I would move
> on.  This is a fairly common failure that is affected by the host
> environment according to this bug:
> If you want, keep the source and build directory for glibc.  After you
> finish building lfs and boot it up, run make check again and see if
> the results are the same.

I tried soem different things, including login in single-user mode to 
try and minimize any host-influence.
Thanks for the advice, I will move on then with the test-error.

> 1. What is your host environment?  Distro?  Kernel version?

Ubuntu 6.06 kernel 2.6.15-25-386

> 2.  If you still have the build directory, what is the error shown in
> /sources/glibc-build/nptl/tst-clock2.out?  Presumably, it will say
> "clock_gettime round 0 failed".

It says in tst-clock2.out:

difference between thread 0 and 1 too small (0.000856857)

grtz, Steven


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