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Re: [alpine-devel] Porting Alpine scripts

From: Timo Teras <>
Date: Thu, 17 Nov 2016 08:24:40 +0200

On Wed, 16 Nov 2016 02:36:39 +0700
"Tuan M. Hoang" <> wrote:

> I am sorry for a (very) long time break on this topic. Guess this
> time I would finally help make Alpine support s390x.
> > ---- On Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:46:54 +0700 Timo Teras
> > <> wrote ----
> > > b) Then I run crossbuild script, and I need remove paxmark lines
> > > in gcc's APKBUILD as it returns an unknown error (while
> > > creat-cross script runs just fine). AFAIK, it is about security
> > > concerns, not system's functionality, so for now I guess it is
> > > okay.
> >
> > Your kernel is probably built without XATTR support. paxmark
> > requires XATTR enabled kernel.
> I guess my x86_64 machine running grsec kernel (linux-grsec package)
> is XATTR-enabled. I looked a little bit closer on the build log and
> see this : When I try to run those $ paxctl
> manually (code from /usr/sbin/paxmark), they just pass alright
> with no output on stdout nor stderr. I also tried adding
> --enable-xattr-support to configure script in gcc APKBUILD, but it
> won't help. What do you think ?

The kernel should be xattr enabled. What filesystem are you using?
Perhaps there's some filesystem level knob (kernel config) or

> Another problem I am having is when cross-compiling linux-vanilla
> package using aports/scripts/ : I
> am reading abuild source code to find the cause but still nothing new.
> It'd be nice if you help me to have a look.

Bootstrap script was not yet updated for libressl change. I'll take a
look at this. I think the only change needed is to build libressl
instead of openssl. I'll push fix for this soon.

Received on Thu Nov 17 2016 - 08:24:40 UTC