lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:	Wed, 13 Feb 2008 12:52:48 -0800
From:	Ben Greear <>
To:	Stephen Hemminger <>
CC:	NetDev <>
Subject: Re: Patch to latest iproute to get it to compile on FC5

Stephen Hemminger wrote:
> On Wed, 13 Feb 2008 11:32:32 -0800
> Ben Greear <> wrote:
>> I notice that the latest snapshot and git repository for iproute
>> will not compile on FC5 due to not finding __constant_hton* symbols
>> and a lack of the hdlc/ioctl.h file on FC5.
>> I am attaching a patch that appears to fix the problems for me.
>> Please consider applying this or something similar.
>> Signed-off-by:  Ben Greear <>
>> Thanks,
>> Ben
> I added include/linux/hdlc/ioctl.h to the santized headers in the
> current git.

That seems to fix the hdlc issue, but it still will not link due to missing

gcc -Wl,-export-dynamic  ip.o ipaddress.o ipaddrlabel.o iproute.o iprule.o rtm_map.o iptunnel.o ip6tunnel.o tunnel.o ipneigh.o ipntable.o iplink.o ipmaddr.o ipmonitor.o ipmroute.o ipprefix.o ipxfrm.o xfrm_state.o xfrm_policy.o xfrm_monitor.o iplink_vlan.o link_veth.o ../lib/libnetlink.a ../lib/libutil.a  -lresolv -L../lib -lnetlink -lutil -ldl -o ip
iptunnel.o: In function `parse_args':
iptunnel.c:(.text+0x2c6): undefined reference to `__constant_htons'
iptunnel.c:(.text+0x404): undefined reference to `__constant_htons'
iptunnel.c:(.text+0x48d): undefined reference to `__constant_htons'
iptunnel.c:(.text+0x4a6): undefined reference to `__constant_htons'
iptunnel.c:(.text+0x4e2): undefined reference to `__constant_htons'
iptunnel.o:iptunnel.c:(.text+0x4fb): more undefined references to `__constant_htons' follow
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
make[1]: *** [ip] Error 1
make[1]: Leaving directory `/root/iproute2/ip'
make: *** [all] Error 2

The attached patch fixes this.


Ben Greear <>
Candela Technologies Inc

View attachment "iproute.fc5.patch" of type "text/x-patch" (351 bytes)

Powered by blists - more mailing lists