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Re: fwupdate not building; efibootmgr 0.11.0 crashes with efivar 0.18

On Wed, May 20, 2015 at 08:42:15PM -0500, D. Jared Dominguez wrote:
> Hi Peter,

Just catching up on email from last week...

> I'm trying to build fwupdate. I know it's early, but I'd like to make it
> testable on Debian. It's not buildable for me because it barfs on this:
> make[3]: Entering directory '/«BUILDDIR»/fwupdate-0.2+git20150520/efi'
> gcc -O0 -g3 -fpic -Wall -fshort-wchar -fno-strict-aliasing -fno-merge-constants -ffreestanding -fno-stack-protector -fno-stack-check --std=c11 -DCONFIG_x86_64 -D__KERNEL__ -I/usr/include/efi/ -I/usr/include/efi/x86_64/ -iquote/«BUILDDIR»/fwupdate-0.2+git20150520/include -mno-mmx -mno-sse -mno-red-zone -nostdinc -maccumulate-outgoing-args -DEFI_FUNCTION_WRAPPER -DGNU_EFI_USE_MS_ABI -I/usr/lib/gcc/x86_64-linux-gnu/4.9/include -c -o fakeesrt2.o fakeesrt2.c
> fakeesrt2.c:1:17: fatal error: efi.h: No such file or directory
>   #include <efi.h>
>                   ^
> compilation terminated.
> make[3]: *** [fakeesrt2.o] Error 1
> Makefile:53: recipe for target 'fakeesrt2.o' failed
> make[3]: Leaving directory '/«BUILDDIR»/fwupdate-0.2+git20150520/efi'
> I'm actually not sure where efi.h is supposed to come from. I see a
> fwup-efi.h in fwupdate's source and no efi.h in efivar's source. Am I
> missing something?

That's from gnu-efi (or gnu-efi-devel in recent fedora) - I don't know
how debian breaks down those packages.

> Also, what's the status of your dp branches for efibootmgr and efivar? I
> notice that efibootmgr 0.11.0 doesn't build with efivar 0.18.

You already saw a response from me on this.

> A Debian user
> has also reported that efibootmgr crashes on him when using libefivar0 0.18:
> https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=785786

I'm not seeing a /crash/ there, but that's certainly a failure
somewhere.  Hard to know if it's in efibootmgr or efivar or grub without
the command line, though :/


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