commit 5edcbfd1368e break kexec on x86-64

Simon Horman horms at
Wed Apr 29 22:09:44 PDT 2015

On Wed, Apr 29, 2015 at 03:36:17PM -0700, Yinghai Lu wrote:
> with
> commit 5edcbfd1368e84fce913ceeeca7b712c524dc20d
> Author: Aníbal Limón <anibal.limon at>
> Date:   Thu Mar 26 16:19:58 2015 +0000
>     x86_64: Add support to build kexec-tools with x32 ABI
> after built kexec on opensuse 13.1 64bit, now when using kexec load
> kernel, I got
> overflow in relocation type R_X86_64_32 val 21dffc020
> revert that commit and the one after it, kexec is working again.

Thanks for bringing this to my attention.

My current plan is to revert the above patch from the kexec tree
unless a fix is forthcoming by tomorrow.

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