[Buildroot] TestPerlDBDmysql continues to fail

Arnout Vandecappelle arnout at mind.be
Fri Apr 26 23:26:43 UTC 2019

On 23/04/2019 09:58, Thomas Petazzoni wrote:
> On Tue, 23 Apr 2019 09:44:33 +0200
> François Perrad <francois.perrad at gadz.org> wrote:
>> I could reproduce the issue.
>> It is weird:
>> - the build step seems good, the image  rootfs.cpio is created
>> - but the system does not boot, there is a kernel panic, see
>> https://gitlab.com/buildroot.org/buildroot/-/jobs/199339668/artifacts/file/test-output/TestPerlDBDmysql-run.log
> I can reproduce the issue locally. If I take the same rootfs.cpio, and
> boot it with -M versatilepb and the kernel-versatile kernel image, it
> boots fine.
> However that is strange because:
>  - The ARMv5 user-space that is being built should work fine under an
>    ARMv7 machine
>  - All other Perl test cases are using the same base configuration
>    (ARMv5) and booting under an ARMv7 Qemu machine + kernel, and they
>    work fine.

 The actual error is:

Unpacking initramfs...

Initramfs unpacking failed: write error

(it's quite a bit before the end of the file).

 This rootfs is about 40MB, while the others are around 32MB. So I guess it just
doesn't fit in the 128MB given to the system.


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