failed verification of LP: #1695093

Andy Whitcroft apw at
Tue Nov 7 08:47:29 UTC 2017

On Mon, Nov 06, 2017 at 12:16:55PM -0700, dann frazier wrote:
> Hi,
>   I went to verify LP: #1695093 ('arm64: "unsupported RELA relocation:
> 275" loading certain modules'") on today's upload of linux-hwe to
> xenial-proposed and found that it failed. I looked at the build log,
> and see that it did not pick up the gcc-5 release from xenial-updates.
> I'm guessing this is because ppa:canonical-kernel-team/ppa has PPA
> dependencies set to "Security" and not "Default". Anyway we can change
> that and get a respin?

The PPA has to be built against security only as kernels are released
into the -security pocket most of the time.  I believe the failure here
is that the compiler has been released into -updates only.  I will
follow up with the SRU team to confirm this is indeed incorrect and to
get things fixed.


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