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Bug 161966 - make fails with fs/nfs/nfs4xdr.c: In function `encode_lookup':
Summary: make fails with fs/nfs/nfs4xdr.c: In function `encode_lookup':
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gcc
Version: 4
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jakub Jelinek
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 2005-06-28 19:40 UTC by Rainer Enders
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-07-06 19:29:40 UTC

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Description Rainer Enders 2005-06-28 19:40:35 UTC
Description of problem: 
make of the kernel source tree fails with error. 
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 
How reproducible: 
run make in  
Steps to Reproduce: 'rpm -i kernel-2.6.11-1.1369_FC4.src.rpm' 
2.Change directory to /usr/src/redhat/SPECS/, and issue the following command: 
 rpmbuild -bp --target=i686 kernel-2.6.spec to /usr/src/redhat/BUILD/kernel-2.6.11/linux-2.6.11 
and run make 
Actual results: 
  CC [M]  fs/nfs/unlink.o 
  CC [M]  fs/nfs/write.o  
  CC [M]  fs/nfs/nfs3proc.o 
  CC [M]  fs/nfs/nfs3xdr.o 
  CC [M]  fs/nfs/nfs4proc.o 
  CC [M]  fs/nfs/nfs4xdr.o 
fs/nfs/nfs4xdr.c: In function âencode_lookupâ: 
fs/nfs/nfs4xdr.c:782: internal compiler error: Segmentation fault 
Please submit a full bug report, 
with preprocessed source if appropriate. 
See <URL:> for instructions. 
The bug is not reproducible, so it is likely a hardware or OS problem. 
make[2]: *** [fs/nfs/nfs4xdr.o] Error 1 
make[1]: *** [fs/nfs] Error 2 
make: *** [fs] Error 2 
Expected results: 
Additional info:

Comment 1 Jakub Jelinek 2005-07-06 19:29:40 UTC
"The bug is not reproducible, so it is likely a hardware or OS problem."
part in the message means that the GCC driver couldn't reproduce the problem.
The most likely cause in such cases is flakey hardware, so you should
certainly start with checking your hardware.

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