Zesty v4.9-rc5 kernel call for testing

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com
Wed Nov 16 15:17:11 UTC 2016

On 11/16/2016 08:02 AM, Colin Ian King wrote:
> On 15/11/16 21:39, Tim Gardner wrote:
>> Zesty linux-4.9.0-1.2 has landed in -proposed. Note that vbox and AUFS
>> are not yet implemented. I've also switched to the Zesty repositories
>> for kernel, meta, and signed.
>> git://git.launchpad.net/~ubuntu-kernel/ubuntu/+source/linux/+git/zesty
>> As usual, the master-next branch reflects what is in -proposed and under
>> development whereas master reflects what is in -release.
>> git://git.launchpad.net/~ubuntu-kernel/ubuntu/+source/linux-meta/+git/zesty
>> git://git.launchpad.net/~ubuntu-kernel/ubuntu/+source/linux-signed/+git/zesty
>> rtg
> Re-tested with working zfs VM setup:
> ubuntu_zfs_xfs_generic		OK
> ubuntu_zfs_fstest		OK
> ubuntu_zfs_smoke_test		FAIL
> 	ioctl failed.
> 	Aborted, core dumped
> ..I've seen this before, I think it may be due to a mismatched userspace
> vs kernel driver issue, but I'm not 100% sure of that. As it stands,
> this is regression that will bite quite a lot of users who are doing ZFS
> send/receive style backups.
> Colin

Your analysis is likely correct since I pulled from SPL/ZFS tip in order
to get the kernel modules to compile against a v4.9 kernel. I'll update
as soon as there is a userspace release that supports v4.9.

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com

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