Subject: Re: FATAL: kernel too old
To: None <>
From: Rob Hoopman <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/17/2002 22:31:16
I saw the same thing with with a pkgsrc pulled yesterday and a 1.5ZC 
kernel (march 19ish if I remember correctly), building a new kernel 
fixed it for me.


D'Arcy J.M. Cain wrote:
> I get this message when I try to build any Linux program from pkgsrc.
> Here is a sample of the actual output.
> /usr/pkg/emul/linux/sbin/ldconfig -r /usr/pkg/emul/linux
> FATAL: kernel too old
> *** Signal 6
> Stop.
> make: stopped in /usr/pkgsrc/emulators/suse_base
> *** Error code 1
> I couldn't find any reference to this on the mailing lists.  I am not even 
> sure which kernel they mean.  Is it the NetBSD or some sort of kernel 
> emulation interface?  I have tried removing everything and reinstalling but I 
> still get the same problem.  Does anyone know what is happening here.
> I am running a pretty current 1.5ZC kernel.