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Bug 4699 - mkswap breaks on sparc64...
Summary: mkswap breaks on sparc64...
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Status: CLOSED NEXTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: util-linux
Version: 6.0
Hardware: sparc
OS: Linux
high
high
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Crutcher Dunnavant
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 1999-08-25 06:20 UTC by pjones
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-09-25 03:22:49 UTC


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Description pjones 1999-08-25 06:20:28 UTC
its built in a sparc32 environment where PAGE_SIZE is 4096;
the signature and such go to the wrong places, and the
sparc64 kernel looks at PAGE_SIZE-10 for "SWAP-SPACE"; its
at 4086 instead of 8182;  this breaks.

------- Additional Comments From   08/25/99 10:13 -------
This looks like its fixed in the current tree, but an errata _should_
be released.


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