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From: Mark Stout [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
Sent: Monday, June 11, 2007 9:24 AM
To: Mikhail Goriachev; Abdullah Ibn Hamad Al-Marri
Subject: RE: Upgrading to 6.2-RELEASE from 6.2-STABLE
Following the tasks in Rebuilding “world” in the handbook
http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/makeworld.html I removed the
/usr/obj directory and did a buildworld. When tryinmg to compile the kernel its failing on
unknown option "MD5". Commenting that out it fails on the line above MD5, options LKM.
What's happening here? These two options papear in the LINT file. I can't find anything
that explains why this would happen.
From: Mikhail Goriachev [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
Sent: Sunday, June 10, 2007 9:27 AM
To: Abdullah Ibn Hamad Al-Marri
Cc: Mark Stout; email@example.com
Subject: Re: Upgrading to 6.2-RELEASE from 6.2-STABLE
Abdullah Ibn Hamad Al-Marri wrote:
On 6/10/07, Mark Stout <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
So how should I fix this?
You are done. :)
The *correct* procedure is described in:
and even more detailed at:
A follow-up to my last email. I copied GENERIC to RADIUS2 and symlinked to
/root/kernel. Then added the various LINT options.
I started commenting out what is failing when I try to compile a new kernel.
All are from the LINT file. Is MD5 a default that does not need to be
specifically added? What about ICMP_BANDLIM? And support for IDE drives. Are
these already handed elsewhere in GENERIC?
# These all failed as unknown options:
unknown option "MD5"
unknown option "LKM"
unknown option "CD9660_ROOTDELAY"
unknown option "NSWAPDEV"
unknown option "TCP_COMPAT_42"
unknown option "ICMP_BANDLIM" (found in Handbook in Chapter 14 Securing
# Do not understand why these are fialing
config: Error: device "acd0" is unknown
config: Error: device "wfd0" is unknown
config: Error: device "wst0" is unknown
# This failed as a syntax error
controller wdc0 at isa? port "IO_WD1" bio irq 14
Do you really need those options? GENERIC is sufficient for production
use. Try running it first and see how it goes. I'd recommend
adding/tweaking things only if you understand the outcome and necessity
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