Subject: Re: lfs exec problem?
To: Joseph Sarkes <>
From: Chuck Silvers <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/10/2001 10:03:16

the problems with LFS are because it's not yet UBCified and so mmap()
doesn't work on for LFS files right now.  I'm getting close to done
with a bunch of changes to add the support that LFS needs into the
VM system, after which we can UBCify LFS and then it should be happy again.


On Thu, May 10, 2001 at 11:57:02AM -0400, Joseph Sarkes wrote:
> I have been looping around like a rat in a 
> wheel for about 2 weeks now, trying to fix
> my source tree build. Nothing I did would 
> allow me to build the tree, with it dieing 
> during install or cmp operations even during
> make includes. Finally i figured out that it
> was accessing a file on the lfs objdir partition
> as a parameter of install or cmp or whatever 
> that was causing the .core dumps etc. It seems
> to be doing fine now that I have my objdir on
> /tmp which is an mfs vice lfs. Are there any 
> known issues with lfs in this regards? If 
> needed I can provide the interested party(s)
> with further info if they can not duplicate
> the problem easily.
> -- 
> Joseph Sarkes