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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] [XM-TEST] Fix xm-test suite for x86-64

On Fri, Oct 27, 2006 at 04:35:00PM -0400, Stefan Berger wrote:
Hi Stefan

> This patch fixes the xm-test suite to allow building the buildroot
> environment for x86-64. 

It looks to me that this patch breaks powerpc.  When you rename uClibc
-> uClibc-i386 can you also clone it to create uClibc-powerpc?

>                         I had to disable hping2 in the configuration for
> x86-64 since that package does not build without applying a patch to it.
> So all hping2-related tests will fail now.
Out of curiosity, What does the new x86_64 config do (other than disable

> The problem is that I don't know how to step into the buildroot
> buildprocess and apply that patch for it.
> http://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-extras-commits/2005-February/msg00263.html

It looks to me in tools/xm-test/ramdisk/patches/buildroot/patches
There is a patch that creates the makefile responsile for building

Could you not:
 a) Place the patch in that message in the patches dir
 b) modify the target that extracts the hping archive, to apply the

Perhaps (untested):
$(HPING_DIR)/.source: $(DL_DIR)/$(HPING_TBALL)
       tar xzf $(DL_DIR)/$(HPING_TBALL) -C $(BUILD_DIR)
       [ $(BR_ARCH) -eq "x86_64" ] && patch -p1 -i 
       touch $(HPING_DIR)/.source

Would get you closer?

Yours Tony

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