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bug#32840: linux-libre 4.18.9: shpchp is no longer a module (now: built-
bug#32840: linux-libre 4.18.9: shpchp is no longer a module (now: built-in)
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:16:54 +0200
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/26.1 (gnu/linux)
Mark H Weaver <address@hidden> skribis:
> address@hidden (Ludovic Courtès) writes:
>> I’ve reopened the bug because I think we need the same change as in
>> fe73352e8073ea0a0e6f6b5591f24395671998ab for AArch64 (at least it
>> appears to be needed on the OverDrive 1000.)
>> Could you take a look?
> Sure. I've attached a proposed patch below. Would you like to try it
> and push it to master if it works?
It does fix the problem for me so I’ve pushed it as
>> (I’m not entirely sure about the workflow to get the updated config from
>> “make oldconfig”…)
> FYI, my current method is:
> * Unpack the latest linux-libre source.
> * Copy the existing kernel configuration to .config in the source dir.
> * Manually edit .config with desired configuration change.
> * Within "guix environment linux-libre" run:
> ARCH=arm64 make oldconfig
> More generally, ARCH should be set to the value returned by
> 'system->linux-architecture' in (gnu packages linux).
> * Manually edit out some changes that are clearly irrelevant,
> such the addition of a top comment saying which compiler I have in my
OK, thanks for explaining!
> Some day, I would prefer to have multiple smaller configuration files,
> with a shared common configuration plus smaller architecture-specific
> files, but we're not there yet.
Anyway I’m happy to say I have GuixSD running on the OverDrive 1000!
There were a few more shenanigans (the openSuSE kernel had a few things
set to “y” that we’re setting to “m”), but then it went smoothly.