[Lustre-discuss] Building Lustre client on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Diep, Minh minh.diep at intel.com
Tue Jul 30 08:29:07 PDT 2013

Hi Phill,

Please try

Sh autogen.sh
./configure --disable-server


On 7/30/13 8:09 AM, "Phill Harvey-Smith" <p.harvey-smith at warwick.ac.uk>

>Hi all,
>I have a cluster that has some new nodes that are running ubuntu 12.04
>LTS. However I have had to update the kernel to the latest ubuntu 13.04
>kernel because of an issue with the network cards.
>So the current build environment is :
>Ubuntu server x86_64 with kernel 3.8.0-27-generic.
>I've downloaded the current lustre source with :
>git clone git://git.whamcloud.com/fs/lustre-release.git
>I change into the lustre-release directory and do sh automake.sh which
>seems to complete without errors, however when I try and configure the
>lustre build with :
>./configure --without-server
>The last few lines of output are :
>checking whether to build kernel modules... yes (linux-gnu)
>checking for Linux sources... /lib/modules/3.8.0-27-generic/build
>checking for /lib/modules/3.8.0-27-generic/build... yes
>checking for Linux objects dir... /lib/modules/3.8.0-27-generic/build
>checking for /boot/kernel.h... no
>checking for /var/adm/running-kernel.h... no
>checking for /lib/modules/3.8.0-27-generic/build/.config... no
>configure: error: Kernel config could not be found.  If you are building
>from a kernel-source rpm consult build/README.kernel-source
>There is not a build/README.kernel-source nore is there a .config in
>So I'm not sure how to proceed.
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