Re: Sparc release requalification

2009-08-20 Thread Philipp Kern
to passing another DEB_*_ARCH so that config.guess targets 64bit and stuffing that into simple packages with arch:sparc?) Kind regards, Philipp Kern -- .''`. Philipp KernDebian Developer : :' : http://philkern.de Stable Release Manager `. `' xmpp:p

Re: Differences between zelenka and zandonai

2010-10-31 Thread Philipp Kern
. Could that be related to personality ? schroot should yield the same personality as for the buildd, given that the same chroot definition is used. Kind regards, Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: DSO linking changes for wheezy

2010-11-15 Thread Philipp Kern
the same like modifying the N - ~100 packages, as almost no package respects dpkg-buildflags yet. Did you actually do a build test? Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

s390-netdevice: my_debconf_input

2011-01-09 Thread Philipp Kern
); | ret = debconf_go(client); | debconf_get(client, template); | *p = client-value; | return ret; | } This seems to prevent preseeding of s390 netdevice settings. Is the debconf_fset of the seen variable useful here or can it just be dropped? Kind regards Philipp Kern

Re: valgrind port to system Z

2011-02-08 Thread Philipp Kern
. Kind regards Philipp Kern [0] http://dsa.debian.org/doc/guest-account/ signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Debian 6 - qdio Device

2011-02-16 Thread Philipp Kern
the interface up. What do i have to change to get this automatically as before ? What does `ls -R /etc/sysconfig' show? Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Debian 6 - qdio Device

2011-02-17 Thread Philipp Kern
wondering why they're in /etc in the first place. After all they override files in /lib/udev/rules.d with the same content. Shouldn't people rather copy them to /etc to modify them and then live with the consequences instead of having trouble on upgrades? Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc

Re: s390 weekly builds are failing, unable to download d-i

2011-04-25 Thread Philipp Kern
] Error 9 Shouldn't that just download from [0]? Kind regards Philipp Kern [0] http://d-i.debian.org/daily-images/s390/daily/generic/ -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-s390-requ...@lists.debian.org with a subject of unsubscribe. Trouble? Contact listmas...@lists.debian.org Archive: http

Re: [Linux/390 under z/VM 4.2.0] CP works forever (Lenny)

2011-04-29 Thread Philipp Kern
: how did you transfer the files to CMS? Kind regards, Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [Linux/390 under z/VM 4.2.0] CP works forever (Lenny): details

2011-04-30 Thread Philipp Kern
, including for the EOL character (X'2A'). As far as I know Linux can cope with the PARMFILE being in EBCDIC. I had no trouble editing the preseed information in it verbatim in XEDIT, at least. 5.1.2 on [1] confirms this. Kind regards, Philipp Kern [0] http://d-i.debian.org/daily-images/s390/daily/ [1

Re: [Linux/390 under z/VM 4.2.0] CP works forever (Lenny): details

2011-04-30 Thread Philipp Kern
regards, Philipp Kern -- .''`. Philipp KernDebian Developer : :' : http://philkern.de Stable Release Manager `. `' xmpp:p...@0x539.de Wanna-Build Admin `-finger pkern/k...@db.debian.org signature.asc Description

Re: [Linux/390 under z/VM 4.2.0] CP works forever (Lenny): details

2011-04-30 Thread Philipp Kern
present on the CMS disk. What's important are the lengths. Kind regards, Philipp Kern -- .''`. Philipp KernDebian Developer : :' : http://philkern.de Stable Release Manager `. `' xmpp:p...@0x539.de Wanna-Build Admin

Re: Debian Version for System Z

2011-05-12 Thread Philipp Kern
(0x0203f000) /lib64/ld64.so.1 = /lib/ld64.so.1 (0x02aaa000) You'll get a not found in place of a library in there if you miss one. Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Debian Version for System Z

2011-05-13 Thread Philipp Kern
in the base system. So as long as all this stuff is available in 64bit form we ought to be safe if ISVs are compliant. If something needs fixing please tell us. (That said: non-proprietary software is more fun, too.) Kind regards, Philipp Kern -- .''`. Philipp KernDebian

Re: gdm3 on s390

2011-08-07 Thread Philipp Kern
with vnc seems strange to me. If that isn't possible anymore, I'd say it's a bug. If you just want a graphical environment, use vncserver. (Also vncviewer's -via option is pretty helpful to connect via SSH.) Kind regards, Philipp Kern -- .''`. Philipp KernDebian Developer

Re: preprocessor symbol to distinguish s390, s390x?

2011-08-31 Thread Philipp Kern
preprocessor symbol that s390x defines but s390 does not. Perhaps __s390x__ ? yep. __s390__ is defined on both of them, __s390x__ is only defined on s390x. Kind regards, Philipp Kern -- .''`. Philipp KernDebian Developer : :' : http://philkern.de

Re: s390-tools_1.13.0-1_s390.changes ACCEPTED into unstable

2011-10-07 Thread Philipp Kern
feedback told me that it isn't broken.) Kind regards, Philipp Kern -- .''`. Philipp KernDebian Developer : :' : http://philkern.de Stable Release Manager `. `' xmpp:p...@0x539.de Wanna-Build Admin `-finger pkern/k

Re: s390-tools_1.13.0-1_s390.changes ACCEPTED into unstable

2011-10-07 Thread Philipp Kern
On Fri, Oct 07, 2011 at 11:07:15AM +0200, Philipp Kern wrote: I attached the relevant IBM changelog. Now I did. Kind regards, Philipp Kern -- .''`. Philipp KernDebian Developer : :' : http://philkern.de Stable Release Manager `. `' xmpp:p

Bug#645836: Missing build dependency on libfuse-dev

2011-10-19 Thread Philipp Kern
version 1.13.0-1. Thanks for the report. I'll fix it in due course. Kind regards, Philipp Kern -- .''`. Philipp KernDebian Developer : :' : http://philkern.de Stable Release Manager `. `' xmpp:p...@0x539.de Wanna-Build

Re: New Install

2011-11-24 Thread Philipp Kern
thanks for the feedback. Out of curiosity: how did you boot up the installer? Kind regards, Philipp Kern -- .''`. Philipp KernDebian Developer : :' : http://philkern.de Stable Release Manager `. `' xmpp:p...@0x539.de

Re: New Install

2011-11-30 Thread Philipp Kern
a suitable d390.ins. Cheers, Philipp Kern -- .''`. Philipp KernDebian Developer : :' : http://philkern.de Stable Release Manager `. `' xmpp:p...@0x539.de Wanna-Build Admin `-finger pkern/k...@db.debian.org signature.asc

Re: New user help

2011-12-22 Thread Philipp Kern
at blocksize: 4096, 1803060 blocks, 7043 MB Could you provide us with a dump of /var/log/syslog, please? Thanks Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: use Hercules to emulate our build host?

2011-12-27 Thread Philipp Kern
/390 might or might not boot Linux, z/Arch is what you want to use. That said I don't have any experience wrt DFP emulation within Hercules. Kind regards, Philipp Kern -- .''`. Philipp KernDebian Developer : :' : http://philkern.de Stable Release

Re: Trying to install SQUEEZE

2012-02-02 Thread Philipp Kern
currently don't have the time to walk someone through Linux basics, I'm afraid. Kind regards, Philipp Kern -- .''`. Philipp KernDebian Developer : :' : http://philkern.de Stable Release Manager `. `' xmpp:p...@0x539.de

Re: tips for understanding systemtap build failure?

2012-02-21 Thread Philipp Kern
Hi, On Sat, Feb 11, 2012 at 03:19:33PM +0200, Timo Juhani Lindfors wrote: Philipp Kern pk...@debian.org writes: Done (chroot: sid_s390x). Thanks, you can remove the build-dependencies now. Btw, would you like us to add s390x to the architecture list for systemtap? Currently it only

Re: tips for understanding systemtap build failure?

2012-02-21 Thread Philipp Kern
On Tue, Feb 21, 2012 at 11:43:36PM +0200, Timo Juhani Lindfors wrote: Philipp Kern pk...@debian.org writes: sure, if you tell me what to run. make install didn't work with the pristine source. I test the debian packages with apt-get source systemtap cd systemtap-* touch -d @0 stap

Re: tips for understanding systemtap build failure?

2012-02-21 Thread Philipp Kern
Timo, am Wed, Feb 22, 2012 at 07:33:02AM +0200 hast du folgendes geschrieben: Philipp Kern pk...@debian.org writes: ./execrc: 1: eval: runtest: not found Installing the dejagnu package should fix this. then it fails with this: Checking /lib/modules/2.6.32-5-s390x/build/.config failed

Re: tips for understanding systemtap build failure?

2012-02-22 Thread Philipp Kern
need: linux-image-2.6.32-5-s390x linux-image-2.6.32-5-s390x-dbg linux-headers-2.6.32-5-s390x linux-kbuild-2.6.32 that's annoying given that the -dbg flavour doesn't seem to exist. Neither on s390/squeeze nor s390x/sid. Kind regards, Philipp Kern -- .''`. Philipp Kern

Re: Fwd: Bug#659294: [libarchive-discuss] Fwd: Bug#659294: libarchive: FTBFS on various architectures (hurd, mipsel, s390, s390x)

2012-02-22 Thread Philipp Kern
On Wed, Feb 22, 2012 at 08:37:38PM -0500, Andres Mejia wrote: The issue is resolved for s390 but not for s390x. I see there's no porterbox available for s390x so I won't be able to help out much with the test suite failure in s390x. Chroot sid_s390x on zelenka. Kind regards Philipp Kern

Bug#666399: s390-dasd fails to work with 20 devices visible (mostly in LPAR mode)

2012-03-30 Thread Philipp Kern
state. So you're caught in an endless loop instead. An alternative to just showing the select widget all the time would be to fix the state machine so that it's possible to exit with sucess from the channel input when at least one device was brought online (or is in configured). Kind regards Philipp

Bug#666879: s390(x): please add a netboot image

2012-04-02 Thread Philipp Kern
Package: debian-cd Severity: normal You can boot CDs on s390, which is why we generate ISOs. However, nobody implemented to actually pull the debs from the disc. Instead booting CD1 is basically equivalent to booting a netboot image. You can, of course, copy the debs onto some FTP and then

Re: Access to s390 porter machine

2012-04-05 Thread Philipp Kern
in LPAR mode. Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Squeeze failing during Select and Install Software

2012-04-13 Thread Philipp Kern
will open another thread to discuss it. What did you try in the first place? Kind regards Philipp Kern -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-s390-requ...@lists.debian.org with a subject of unsubscribe. Trouble? Contact listmas...@lists.debian.org Archive: http://lists.debian.org/20120413071105.ga11

Re: Squeeze install successful, now a NIC / OSA / eth0 problem

2012-04-13 Thread Philipp Kern
/udev/rules.d/75-persistent-net-generator.rules rm /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules I'll try to put this back onto the agenda for wheezy. Kind regards Philipp Kern -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-s390-requ...@lists.debian.org with a subject of unsubscribe. Trouble? Contact listmas

Re: Squeeze failing during Select and Install Software

2012-04-13 Thread Philipp Kern
-3 is sufficient for a bare install. A realistic server installation needs about 3G. So a -9 is usually sufficient. (Not necessarily for everything ticked on as above, though.) Kind regards Philipp Kern -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-s390-requ...@lists.debian.org with a subject

Re: Using total storage tapes from Debian

2012-04-27 Thread Philipp Kern
Hi, On Sun, Apr 15, 2012 at 01:14:58AM +0400, Alex Popov wrote: The question is how to use IBM tapes from Debian (we have TS3500)? Is there any way to load/change and read/write cartridges from Debian? it's probably better to ask this on linux-...@vm.marist.edu. Kind regards, Philipp Kern

Re: wheezy installer images fail on hercules

2012-05-19 Thread Philipp Kern
. Stephen, Waldi, do you know of a corresponding upstream change apart from the driver renaming? Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Bug#673590: libxml-libxml-perl: FTBFS on s390x: Failed 1/51 test programs. 0/2419 subtests failed.

2012-05-20 Thread Philipp Kern
On Sun, May 20, 2012 at 10:37:00PM +0200, Bastian Blank wrote: On Sun, May 20, 2012 at 10:22:58PM +0200, Philipp Kern wrote: you cannot reinterpret a size_t as an int. size_t might be unsigned, might have another length, etc. On 64bit big endian you fill the top bits and leave the lower

Re: wheezy installer images fail on hercules

2012-05-22 Thread Philipp Kern
On Sun, May 20, 2012 at 12:37:44AM +0200, Philipp Kern wrote: Indeed, thanks for the report. It seems that the kernel driver switched from cu3088 to ctcm (the driver name is hardcoded in s390-netdevice). Furthermore I only see «/sys/bus/ccw/devices/0.0.0a00», i.e. just one device instead

Re: s390 qualification for Wheezy

2012-05-24 Thread Philipp Kern
very fast. OTOH this arch is already marked as yes anyway… ;-) Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: wheezy installer images fail on hercules

2012-05-27 Thread Philipp Kern
On Sun, May 27, 2012 at 10:40:15AM +0200, Andreas Metzler wrote: On 2012-05-22 Philipp Kern pk...@debian.org wrote: On Sun, May 20, 2012 at 12:37:44AM +0200, Philipp Kern wrote: Indeed, thanks for the report. It seems that the kernel driver switched from cu3088 to ctcm (the driver name

Re: wheezy installer images fail on hercules

2012-05-29 Thread Philipp Kern
On Sun, May 27, 2012 at 07:28:34PM +0200, Andreas Metzler wrote: the newest s390 (or s390x) daily - That is the one from May 8, 2012? http://d-i.debian.org/daily-images/s390x/ or http://d-i.debian.org/daily-images/s390/ Something post-May 23-ish. Kind regards Phliipp Kern signature.asc

Re: Bug#672290: RFS: uhub/0.4.0-1 (updated) -- High performance Advanced Direct Connect p2p hub

2012-06-13 Thread Philipp Kern
targetted fixes, but not new upstream versions. Please ask on mentors or your former sponsor. (This looks like drive-by sponsoring which makes me sad.) Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: S390 Release 6.0.5

2012-06-14 Thread Philipp Kern
release? ftp.us.debian.org? That one's supposed to carry s390 (and does for me). If that doesn't work, /var/log/syslog should have some information why. Kind regards Philipp Kern -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-s390-requ...@lists.debian.org with a subject of unsubscribe. Trouble? Contact listmas

Bug#684766: persistent-net-generator broken on s390(x)

2012-08-13 Thread Philipp Kern
SUBSYSTEM!=ccwgroup to that dev_id rule. Thanks in advance Philipp Kern -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-s390-requ...@lists.debian.org with a subject of unsubscribe. Trouble? Contact listmas...@lists.debian.org Archive: http://lists.debian.org/20120813163842.12928.94626.report...@spike.0x539

Re: installing s390x on hercules

2012-08-13 Thread Philipp Kern
this weekend. A blog post shall appear on planet.d.o about that work in the next days. I did not test it in hercules though. The netcfg link detection timeout will be fixed with the next daily. Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: No security updates available for s390x

2012-10-15 Thread Philipp Kern
still update wheezy proper directly. I'll followup on that.) Kind regards Philipp Kern -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-s390-requ...@lists.debian.org with a subject of unsubscribe. Trouble? Contact listmas...@lists.debian.org Archive: http://lists.debian.org/20121015192302.ga22...@hub.kern.lc

Re: Wheezy NSS...

2012-10-25 Thread Philipp Kern
. Interestingly enough the kernel is already in its plain form 2.23 times bigger than an amd64 build of vmlinuz-3.2.0-3-amd64. Kind regards Philipp Kern [1] http://www.vm.ibm.com/linux/linuxnss.html [2] http://kernel-handbook.alioth.debian.org/ch-common-tasks.html -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian

Re: dcssblk device driver configuration

2012-10-25 Thread Philipp Kern
during the boot process would be /etc/rc.local, but you should try to be idempotent there. Obviously that wouldn't help you if you need it ready for any earlier script to run properly. Kind regards Philipp Kern -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-s390-requ...@lists.debian.org with a subject

Re: Unable to run kde or gnome

2012-11-21 Thread Philipp Kern
(No such file or directory). On what graphical console would you expect X to appear? z doesn't have any. All you can do is using some kind of remote desktop, but not through startx. Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Unable to run kde or gnome

2012-11-21 Thread Philipp Kern
and run it via X forwarding or xdmcp or VNC. But that's all not s390-specific. Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Unable to run kde or gnome

2012-11-21 Thread Philipp Kern
.) Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Rebuilding Wheezy kernel

2012-11-29 Thread Philipp Kern
when symbols are incompatible and modules need to be rebuilt. It might work to comment out the following line in »debian/rules.real«: python debian/bin/buildcheck.py $(DIR) $(ARCH) $(FEATURESET) $(FLAVOUR) Then probably rules.gen needs to be regenerated. Kind regards Philipp Kern

Re: s390x Install

2012-11-30 Thread Philipp Kern
a documentation guy. Kind regards Philipp Kern [1] http://d-i.debian.org/manual/en.s390/ch05s01.html#idp5194000 signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Bug#694826: unblock: s390-tools/1.16.0-2

2012-11-30 Thread Philipp Kern
) unstable; urgency=low + + * Drop the now non-existent vol_id from the shipped udev ruleset +and use blkid instead. + + -- Philipp Kern pk...@debian.org Fri, 30 Nov 2012 22:10:43 + + s390-tools (1.16.0-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release. diff -Nru s390-tools-1.16.0

Re: Bug#694826: unblock: s390-tools/1.16.0-2

2012-12-03 Thread Philipp Kern
-Priority: -1 Then you can do »sudo apt-get install s390-tools=1.16.0-2«. In eight days it will probably enter wheezy, but obviously more eyes are appreciated. Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Bug#695057: udev's custom persistent-storage rules should not call dasd_id

2012-12-03 Thread Philipp Kern
, preferably for wheezy? Currently it produces spurious warnings during the boot process about dasd_id not being found. Kind regards and thanks in advance Philipp Kern -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-s390-requ...@lists.debian.org with a subject of unsubscribe. Trouble? Contact listmas

Re: Can't start VNCSERVER

2012-12-18 Thread Philipp Kern
. Still it's of course possible that there's a bug in the software. Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: QEMU s390/s390x install.

2012-12-28 Thread Philipp Kern
their posts. True. KVM (which is basically »-enable-kvm« passed to qemu) on s390x itself works, it's just plain qemu-system-s390x on non-System z hardware that doesn't. Hence you could also use hercules to get started. Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Add a dasd volume.

2013-03-02 Thread Philipp Kern
»dasd=240« (among with the other DASDs you need) on the kernel command-line. Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Wheezy FCP problem

2013-03-18 Thread Philipp Kern
. Apart from that the output of dmesg would be helpful to see why no port has been detected. Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Wheezy FCP problem

2013-03-19 Thread Philipp Kern
. The WWPNs of the peers should turn up in /sys/bus/ccw/drivers/zfcp/0.0.3400 in any case, if it's properly configured. Maybe somebody on LINUX-390 knows more about it. Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Bug#704080: unblock: libarchive/3.0.4-3

2013-04-05 Thread Philipp Kern
personal guess is that there's probably nothing s390x-specific to it, it's probably broken with 64bit big endian. The d-ports build for sparc64 fails as well. Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Bug#710675: please build for s390 and s390x

2013-06-01 Thread Philipp Kern
Package: crash Version: 6.0.6-1 Severity: normal crash contains support for s390x, please build it on this architectures. It can confirm that it builds and that the result works. Thanks Philipp Kern -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-s390-requ...@lists.debian.org with a subject of unsubscribe

Bug#710674: please build for s390x

2013-06-01 Thread Philipp Kern
Package: makedumpfile Version: 1.4.3-1 Severity: normal makedumpfile contains support for s390x, please build it on this architecture. I can confirm that it builds and that the result works. Thanks Philipp Kern -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-s390-requ...@lists.debian.org with a subject

Re: How do I get the box-drawing characters to look right for Debian Installer? (SOLVED)

2013-06-30 Thread Philipp Kern
application for xterm, such as Gnome Terminal) and the other for virtual terminals (vt1-vt6). UTF-8 has been the default on Debian for ages now and there really is no reason to run it with a different charset. (convmv helps if you're dealing with wrongly encoded files.) Kind regards Philipp Kern

Re: status of s390 toolchain maintenance

2013-07-02 Thread Philipp Kern
buildd maintenance and debugging. He is listed on [1], too. But obviously that does not imply GCC maintainance for s390*. And indeed, we should've copied Bastian on this. I apologize. Kind regards Philipp Kern [1] http://release.debian.org/wheezy/arch_qualify.html -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email

Re: No official page for armhf and s390x

2013-07-05 Thread Philipp Kern
On Thu, Jul 04, 2013 at 03:01:14PM -0400, David Prévot wrote: No one answer yet to the following question, can you please share your thoughts? Please setup /s390x/ - /s390/ for now. Thanks Philipp Kern -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-s390-requ...@lists.debian.org with a subject

Re: Using netboot Debian installation images in the Hercules emulator

2013-07-06 Thread Philipp Kern
-installer manual from SVN and create a patch? I'd be happy to commit it. Thanks Philipp Kern -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-s390-requ...@lists.debian.org with a subject of unsubscribe. Trouble? Contact listmas...@lists.debian.org Archive: http://lists.debian.org/20130706163125.gc12

Re: Qt5 switching qreal from float to double on arm*

2013-11-09 Thread Philipp Kern
.) Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Hercules Bus Error

2014-02-23 Thread Philipp Kern
into the installation manual, but most of it is just how Debian network configuration works on the mainframe and I'm not sure if we have good enduser docs where this would fit… (Thanks for writing it up!) Kind regards Philipp Kern -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email to debian-s390-requ

Re: Debian-390 / Hercules Problems

2014-02-23 Thread Philipp Kern
configuration or does it also try to persist it? Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Debian-390 / Hercules Problems

2014-08-10 Thread Philipp Kern
that it's not forgotten. Kind regards and thanks Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Bug#758115: Disabled wait state X'32EE' on IPL of zIPL

2014-08-14 Thread Philipp Kern
, I had to recompile s390-tools on sid, and I do not run sid due to the C breakage. It worked before the recompilation, hence there might be a change in sid vs. wheezy that caused this. You are talking about Hercules, right? Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Bug#758115: Disabled wait state X'32EE' on IPL of zIPL

2014-08-15 Thread Philipp Kern
On Fri, Aug 15, 2014 at 10:46:54AM +0200, Michael Holzheu wrote: On Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:45:53 -0400 (EDT) Stephen Powell zlinux...@wowway.com wrote: On Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:32:42 -0400 (EDT), Philipp Kern wrote: Hrm. Odd. It shouldn't be because the brokeness relates to the C library

Bug#758488: python3: float conversion broken on s390x

2014-08-17 Thread Philipp Kern
python3-minimal fails to configure because of this, which in turn lets other packages being upgraded fail to fully install. int to float casts are working with python2, but are completely broken with python3: float(1) 1073741824.0 float(-1) -1073741824.0 Kind regards Philipp Kern

Bug#758115: Disabled wait state X'32EE' on IPL of zIPL

2014-08-24 Thread Philipp Kern
3350 sclp_wait_for_int+0xa0 That does look much better for 3338, 3340, not really for 3348 (to 3350). It does fix the issue at hand, but it's a band-aid at most. I installed the package on wheezy (compiled on sid) and it booted... Kind regards Philipp Kern -- To UNSUBSCRIBE, email

Re: Adding DASD to a Debian guest

2015-08-16 Thread Philipp Kern
then load zipl or some bootloader that will allow me to be able to ipl the OS like normal? You will always need zipl. You could in theory punch the files from within the chroot during installation and load that up, but the correct way is to get zipl to install. Kind regards and thanks Philipp Kern

Re: binNMUs: please exercise some care

2015-10-24 Thread Philipp Kern
t > Maybe wb could do a “dak ls” and whatever the equivalent for dpo mini-dak is. Unfortunately it is not being run on the same host as dak either. Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: specifying virtio block device as root filesystem for Debin S390X install?

2015-11-01 Thread Philipp Kern
especially at HEAD.) What version? Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: specifying virtio block device as root filesystem for Debian S390X install?

2015-11-02 Thread Philipp Kern
encounter. Kind regards Philipp Kern [1] http://d-i.debian.org/daily-images/s390x/daily/generic/ signature.asc Description: Digital signature

RE: specifying virtio block device as root filesystem for Debian S390X install?

2015-11-04 Thread Philipp Kern
the right thing. Then I'll see a console, followed by some complaints about missing /sys/bus/ccw/devices/virtio/cutype (sysfs not populating info on the CCW bus?) Can you transcribe the actual failure you see? Kind regards Philipp Kern

RE: specifying virtio block device as root filesystem for Debin S390X install?

2015-11-02 Thread Philipp Kern
-5), so that's a bit of a dead end. Yeah, I had the same issue back in August. With current qemu and current kernel (4.1 worked, but also 4.2) it worked for me. Kind regards Philipp Kern [1] http://lists.nongnu.org/archive/html/qemu-devel/2015-11/msg7.html [2] http://lists.nongnu.org/archive/

Re: Adding DASD to a Debian guest

2015-09-05 Thread Philipp Kern
unning grub2 from a kernel image booted by zipl and then kexec()ing into the right kernel and initrd is a bit too much, though. (OTOH, if someone wants to implement that for Debian that'd be great.) Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: [OT] Re: Hercules - how to get a zVM OS (legally bought!) and put it on a VM under Hercules?

2015-09-05 Thread Philipp Kern
On Wed, Aug 26, 2015 at 09:56:32PM -0400, Stephen Powell wrote: > On Tue, 25 Aug 2015 19:17:27 -0400 (EDT), Philipp Kern wrote: > > ... > > Technically using Hercules is probably your best bet[*]. It should be able > > to do MIPS similar to your existing z800 on contemp

Re: [OT] Re: Hercules - how to get a zVM OS (legally bought!) and put it on a VM under Hercules?

2015-08-25 Thread Philipp Kern
hardware. (You'll certainly know for how many MIPS your existing machine was sized and Hercules does display them.) You might need to be careful with relation to I/O, of course. Kind regards Philipp Kern [*] There's also z/PDT. But well, that one really need discussions with IBM and all.

Re: Adding DASD to a Debian guest

2015-09-19 Thread Philipp Kern
t work, but I have and tested that part already. (Essentially taken from lilo-installer.) Kind regards and thanks Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Please bootstrap uuagc

2016-01-03 Thread Philipp Kern
e > using build profiles: you need to do an initial build with the "stage1" > profile (e.g. sbuild --profiles=stage1), install the resulting .deb, > then do a normal build. I uploaded it. Thanks. :) Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Bug#808041: s390-zfcp: Install Debian on FC-attached SCSI devices on s390

2015-12-18 Thread Philipp Kern
to partition/segment than DASD-based storage…) Kind regards Philipp Kern

Re: [Stretch] Status for architecture qualification

2016-06-07 Thread Philipp Kern
and thanks Philipp Kern

Re: [Stretch] Status for architecture qualification

2016-06-16 Thread Philipp Kern
e hw support. Debian already makes use of Marist's resources. The challenge was/is to get redundancy as DSA very sensibly insists on. Kind regards Philipp Kern

Re: Packaging libica

2016-02-06 Thread Philipp Kern
tainer field? In general this is fine with me as long as you add yourself as an uploader. Where are updates to this package published? Kind regards Philipp Kern

Bug#813491: s390-tools: packaging updates

2016-02-06 Thread Philipp Kern
ebian*? I'm a bit surprised about the explicit addition of the hardening flags, given that none of the binaries is suid nor a network daemon. So we could just follow the distro-default here. But I'm not too bothered by it. Kind regards and thanks Philipp Kern

Re: cmsfs on debian

2016-10-04 Thread Philipp Kern
rent piece of software that seems to be unmaintained. For us it's much easier to just ship the IBM-provided and -maintained cmsfs-fuse that's part of s390-tools. I'd expect that all your use cases can also be mapped to that and I'd expect other distributions to carry that as well. Kind regards and than

Bug#840230: When installing to rootfs on LVM, an empty subvol= is appended to rootflags

2016-10-09 Thread Philipp Kern
Package: zipl-installer Version: 0.0.33 Severity: serious zipl-installer 0.0.33 breaks installation for normal non-btrfs root filesystems. (initramfs) cat /proc/cmdline root=/dev/mapper/vg-root rootflags=subvol= BOOT_IMAGE=0 The empty subvol= makes mount barf as it's not a valid ext4 flag.

Re: Scripts building kernel and initrd images

2016-12-13 Thread Philipp Kern
r arch but I don't even know where to get them neither. https://anonscm.debian.org/cgit/d-i/debian-installer.git/tree/ has the code. I suppose for ISOs you need https://anonscm.debian.org/cgit/debian-cd/debian-cd.git/tree/ Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: Bug#858943: unblock: systemd/232-22

2017-04-09 Thread Philipp Kern
hether this could be annoying in d-i, > it seems to me that's just fixing a move which hadn't happened with the > net.ifnames transition, for specific hardware? FWIW, I have tested this on an installation and haven't seen any problems. Kind regards Philipp Kern signature.asc Description: OpenPGP digital signature

Re: OSA and bridge_role=primary on boot

2017-04-26 Thread Philipp Kern
can also negotiate uploads to experimental for s390-tools if needed. Now if something like Viktor's suggestion would've worked, I think we could've fixed stretch using that as well. But then it's true that chzdev should be the way forward. And there's too little man power to just make it happen in

Re: Debian 9 on hercules

2017-08-19 Thread Philipp Kern
be something wrong > with installer itself. Should I report a problem somewhere? or we are > only ones who can't do fresh install on hercules? I'm happy to retest if you can give me the hercules.cnf you used. Kind regards Philipp Kern

Re: Debian 9 on hercules

2017-08-19 Thread Philipp Kern
On 08/19/2017 09:34 PM, Philipp Kern wrote: >> So it's not kernel issue or anything else. It must be something wrong >> with installer itself. Should I report a problem somewhere? or we are >> only ones who can't do fresh install on hercules? > > I'm happy to r

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