kernel 3.8 make problem

Jean-Francois Moine moinejf at
Thu Feb 7 05:12:06 EST 2013

On Wed, 6 Feb 2013 17:06:38 +0000
Russell King - ARM Linux <linux at> wrote:

> On Wed, Feb 06, 2013 at 06:03:05PM +0100, Jean-Francois Moine wrote:
> > I moved to make 3.82 and also libc6 2.17 (my Cubox runs Debian armhf
> > with kernel 3.8-rc6), and I can now make some programs (with make 2.81,
> > I was getting a seg fault of the child after the first vfork), but I
> > get the same errors when building a kernel. Does anybody have such a
> > problem?
> Are you using a 2G:2G VM split?  If so, don't (really no reason to use
> that on the cubox.)

With 3/1 VM split, you cannot use at least 128Mb.

But, thanks, you are right: 'make' works with 3/1, but not with 2/2 nor 1/3.
The strangest thing is that all other programs seem to work fine.

What is the devil with make?

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