[coreboot] Patch file for ld/fedora 8 more issues...

joe at smittys.pointclark.net joe at smittys.pointclark.net
Thu Jan 24 04:59:20 CET 2008

Quoting joe at smittys.pointclark.net:

> Quoting Marc Karasek <Marc.Karasek at Sun.COM>:
>> It was not specifically x86_64 related.  It was however fedora 8
>> related.  I think in my research that it has to do with the version of
>> binutils.  I had sent out a mail to the reflector with a link to
>> another discussion group regarding binutils and a bug that looked like
>> it was this.  According to the thread, a patch had been submitted to
>> the binutils tree  to fix this issue. The version of binutils I have
>> that shows this problem is 2007073.  I am looking to
>> upgrade to 2.18 as soon as it is avail (rpm) to see if this is fixed.
> I found someone that built binutils- rpms here:
> http://koji.fedoraproject.org/koji/buildinfo?buildID=27856
> I will try it out and report back
SWEET:-) I rpm -Uvh 'd the three packages from the above link  
(binutils, binutils-devel, binutils-debuginfo) and everything is  
working great now, coreboot builds with no problems. Back in business  

Thanks - Joe

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