[Lustre-devel] oldest lustre supported SUSE kernel

tao.peng at emc.com tao.peng at emc.com
Thu Mar 8 06:55:30 PST 2012

Hi Andreas,

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andreas Dilger [mailto:adilger at whamcloud.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, February 07, 2012 12:36 AM
> To: Peng, Tao
> Cc: <lustre-devel at lists.lustre.org>
> Subject: Re: [Lustre-devel] oldest lustre supported SUSE kernel
> On 2012-02-06, at 2:53, <tao.peng at emc.com> wrote:
> >
> > As I know, the oldest lustre supported RHEL kernel is 2.6.18-latest. What is the oldest SUSE kernel?
> 2.6.32-latest?
> That depends on which version of Lustre you are asking about, and whether you are asking about the
> client or server.
> For Lustre 2.2+ servers it will be SLES11 SP1 (2.6.32), since it matches RHEL6 (2.6.32).
> For clients it is RHEL5 (2.6.18) and SLES11 SP0 (2.6.27).
We found that latest master branch doesn't build client for SLES11 SP0 (2.6.27). Does it mean master has moved on dropping SLES11 SP0 or it should be fixed?


From: Zhang, Kelly 
Sent: Thursday, March 08, 2012 6:44 PM
To: Peng, Tao
Cc: China COE FastData
Subject: RE: Conversation with Zhang, Kelly

The latest Lustre code also fails on suse11SP0(kernel version  linux-, when building Lustre:
cc1: warnings being treated as errors
/home/master/kernel/rpmbuild/BUILD/lustre-2.2.50/lustre/llite/llite_mmap.c:585: error: initialization from incompatible pointer type
make[8]: *** [/home/master/kernel/rpmbuild/BUILD/lustre-2.2.50/lustre/llite/llite_mmap.o] Error 1
make[7]: *** [/home/master/kernel/rpmbuild/BUILD/lustre-2.2.50/lustre/llite] Error 2
make[6]: *** [/home/master/kernel/rpmbuild/BUILD/lustre-2.2.50/lustre] Error 2
make[5]: *** [_module_/home/master/kernel/rpmbuild/BUILD/lustre-2.2.50] Error 2
make[5]: Leaving directory `/var/tmp/kernel-source-'
make[4]: *** [modules] Error 2
make[4]: Leaving directory `/home/master/kernel/rpmbuild/BUILD/lustre-2.2.50'
make[3]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
make[3]: Leaving directory `/home/master/kernel/rpmbuild/BUILD/lustre-2.2.50'
make[2]: *** [all] Error 2
make[2]: Leaving directory `/home/master/kernel/rpmbuild/BUILD/lustre-2.2.50'
error: Bad exit status from /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.76807 (%build)

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