building scyld from source. (alpha)

Nicholas Henke henken at
Wed Jul 18 15:30:59 EDT 2001

Make sure that you have the kernel-headers installed...the srpm looks at a
hard-coded /usr/include/linux for the bproc.h

Scyld guys-- am I right on this one, and if so, is there any way to change


On Wed, 18 Jul 2001, David Bremner wrote:

> I am attempting to build scyld beowulf 27BZ-7 from the srpms on top
> of a stock install of RH6.2 on a compaq DS10
> I am attempting to use
>   rpm --rebuild  bproc-2.2-1.src.rpm
> to rebuild bproc.
> But it complains compiling ghost.c
> bproc.h: In function `get_ghost_list':
> In file included from ghost.c:54:
> bproc.h:543: structure has no member named `bproc'
> bproc.h:544: structure has no member named `bproc'
> those lines look like
>   if (BPROC_ISMASQ(current))
>        return &(BPROC_MASQ_MASTER(current)->ghost_list);
> I will append the full log file as an attachment.
> Can anyone provide me with a clue?
> Do the kernel, glibc and modules srpms have to be installed first?
> thanks
> db

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