[dpdk-dev] [PATCH] eal: fix compilation for x86_x32-native-linuxapp-gcc

Thomas Monjalon thomas.monjalon at 6wind.com
Mon Aug 3 00:25:24 CEST 2015

2015-07-30 22:26, Olivier Matz:
> Compiling for dpdk x86_x32 gives the following error:
>   CC eal_common_timer.o
> In file included from /usr/include/sys/sysctl.h:63:0,
>                  from dpdk.org/lib/librte_eal/common/eal_common_timer.c:39:
> /usr/include/bits/sysctl.h:19:3: error: #error "sysctl system call is unsupported in x32 kernel"
>  # error "sysctl system call is unsupported in x32 kernel"
>    ^
> dpdk.org/mk/internal/rte.compile-pre.mk:126: recipe for target 'eal_common_timer.o' failed
> make[6]: *** [eal_common_timer.o] Error 1
> Including sysctl.h was added by mistake when merging bsd and linux EAL
> timer code. It can be safely removed in this file, fixing the
> compilation.
> Fixes: 040cf8a411 ("eal: deduplicate timer functions")
> Signed-off-by: Olivier Matz <olivier.matz at 6wind.com>

Applied, thanks

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