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[Bug 1495864] Re: DKMS regression: Build failure on armhf and ppc64el


I'm attaching the build log, which shows that the error is actually a
missing function: net_random().  This function has been removed from the
kernel in 3.14 with commit

commit 63862b5bef7349dd1137e4c70702c67d77565785
Author: Aruna-Hewapathirane <aruna.hewapathirane@xxxxxxxxx>
Date:   Sat Jan 11 07:15:59 2014 -0500

    net: replace macros net_random and net_srandom with direct calls to

Which means this is not really a regression, but an expected failure.
Apparently, this DKMS packages was being built using the 3.13 kernel,
even with the HWE kernels (lts-vivid and lts-utopic)

** Attachment added: "ppc64el-make-new.log"

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  DKMS regression: Build failure on armhf and ppc64el

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Status in linux-lts-vivid source package in Trusty:

Bug description:
  Here's the build log taken from

  dpkg: warning: version '*-*' has bad syntax: version number does not start with digit
  It is likely that 3.19.0-26-generic belongs to a chroot's host
  Building initial module for 3.19.0-29-generic
  Error!  Build of xt_ACCOUNT.ko failed for: 3.19.0-29-generic (ppc64le)
  Consult the make.log in the build directory
  /var/lib/dkms/xtables-addons/2.3/build/ for more information.
  Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.19-0ubuntu6.6) ...
  I: Testing binary package xtables-addons-common
  I: Package xtables-addons-common has no dkms.conf, skipping
  I: Installing binary package xtables-addons-dkms
  Reading package lists...
  Building dependency tree...
  Reading state information...
  xtables-addons-dkms is already the newest version.
  xtables-addons-dkms set to manually installed.
  0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
  I: Testing binary package xtables-addons-dkms
  I: Testing if xtables-addons modules are correctly installed
  xtables-addons, 2.3: added
  E: not installed
  adt-run [20:10:04]: test command1: -----------------------]
  command1             FAIL non-zero exit status 1
  adt-run [20:10:04]: test command1:  - - - - - - - - - - results - - - - - - - - - -
  adt-run [20:10:05]: @@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@@ summary
  command1             FAIL non-zero exit status 1

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