On Mon, Nov 18, 2013 at 07:27:23AM -0800, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 16, 2013 at 03:38:09PM -0600, Steve French wrote:
> > Makes sense to add a setfacl/getfacl test to xfstest and was trying to
> > build updated xfstests and look at what has changed but ran into a
> > strange error building xfstests and didn't see an obvious answer when
> > googling for it. Any idea how to workaround the build failure?
> > Building src
> > [DEP]
> > [CC] dirstress
> > gcc: error: /lib64/libhandle.so: Too many levels of symbolic links
What's the circular link chain?
> > These are the steps I went through from a fairly clean Fedora 19 64
> > system before the make failure:
> No idea. Maybe some of the RedHat people on the xfs list have more
> experience with Fedora than I have.
Don't look at me - I use Debian for all my upstream stuff.... ;)
> > git clone git://oss.sgi.com/xfs/cmds/xfstests
> > git clone git://oss.sgi.com/xfs/cmds/xfsprogs
> > sudo yum install uuid-devel e2fsprogs-devel libuuid-devel
> > libattr-devel libacl-devel
> > cd xfsprogs
> > make
> > sudo make install-qa
> > cd ../xfstests
> > ./configure
> > make (which failed with the symlink error above)
Having the output of all the steps, especially the xfsprogs
install-qa step is probably going to be necessary to debug this. You
probably want to run "make Q= install-qa" so that it runs verbosely.