Debian Bug report logs - #600930
rsyslog: FTBFS (powerpc): undefined reference to `__sync_fetch_and_add_8'

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Package: src:rsyslog; Maintainer for src:rsyslog is Michael Biebl <>;

Reported by: Philipp Kern <>

Date: Thu, 21 Oct 2010 14:27:01 UTC

Severity: serious

Tags: experimental

Found in version rsyslog/5.7.1-1

Fixed in version rsyslog/5.7.2-2

Done: Michael Biebl <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Bug#600930; Package src:rsyslog. (Thu, 21 Oct 2010 14:27:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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From: Philipp Kern <>
Subject: rsyslog: FTBFS (powerpc): undefined reference to `__sync_fetch_and_add_8'
Date: Thu, 21 Oct 2010 16:23:16 +0200
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Source: rsyslog
Version: 5.7.1-1
Severity: serious

> sbuild (Debian sbuild) 0.60.0 (23 Feb 2010) on
> ╔══════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════╗
> ║ rsyslog 5.7.1-1 (powerpc)                                  20 Oct 2010 17:38 ║
> ╚══════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════════╝
> gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I..  -pthread -I../runtime -I..   -g -O2 -W -Wall -Wformat-security -Wshadow -Wcast-align -Wpointer-arith -Wmissing-format-attribute -g -c -o rsyslogd-smtradfwd.o `test -f 'smtradfwd.c' || echo './'`smtradfwd.c
>   CC     rsyslogd-iminternal.o
> gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I..  -pthread -I../runtime -I..   -g -O2 -W -Wall -Wformat-security -Wshadow -Wcast-align -Wpointer-arith -Wmissing-format-attribute -g -c -o rsyslogd-iminternal.o `test -f 'iminternal.c' || echo './'`iminternal.c
>   CC     rsyslogd-pidfile.o
> gcc -DHAVE_CONFIG_H -I. -I..  -pthread -I../runtime -I..   -g -O2 -W -Wall -Wformat-security -Wshadow -Wcast-align -Wpointer-arith -Wmissing-format-attribute -g -c -o rsyslogd-pidfile.o `test -f 'pidfile.c' || echo './'`pidfile.c
>   CCLD   rsyslogd
> ../runtime/.libs/librsyslog.a(librsyslog_la-queue.o): In function `doEnqSingleObj':
> /build/buildd-rsyslog_5.7.1-1-powerpc-TJBTvO/rsyslog-5.7.1/runtime/queue.c:2257: undefined reference to `__sync_fetch_and_add_8'
> /build/buildd-rsyslog_5.7.1-1-powerpc-TJBTvO/rsyslog-5.7.1/runtime/queue.c:2209: undefined reference to `__sync_fetch_and_add_8'
> /build/buildd-rsyslog_5.7.1-1-powerpc-TJBTvO/rsyslog-5.7.1/runtime/queue.c:2257: undefined reference to `__sync_fetch_and_add_8'
> /build/buildd-rsyslog_5.7.1-1-powerpc-TJBTvO/rsyslog-5.7.1/runtime/queue.c:2209: undefined reference to `__sync_fetch_and_add_8'
> /build/buildd-rsyslog_5.7.1-1-powerpc-TJBTvO/rsyslog-5.7.1/runtime/queue.c:2257: undefined reference to `__sync_fetch_and_add_8'
> ../runtime/.libs/librsyslog.a(librsyslog_la-queue.o):/build/buildd-rsyslog_5.7.1-1-powerpc-TJBTvO/rsyslog-5.7.1/runtime/queue.c:2209: more undefined references to `__sync_fetch_and_add_8' follow
> collect2: ld returned 1 exit status
> make[3]: *** [rsyslogd] Error 1
> make[3]: Leaving directory `/build/buildd-rsyslog_5.7.1-1-powerpc-TJBTvO/rsyslog-5.7.1/tools'
> make[2]: *** [all-recursive] Error 1
> make[1]: *** [all] Error 2
> make[2]: Leaving directory `/build/buildd-rsyslog_5.7.1-1-powerpc-TJBTvO/rsyslog-5.7.1'
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/build/buildd-rsyslog_5.7.1-1-powerpc-TJBTvO/rsyslog-5.7.1'
> dh_auto_build: make -j1 returned exit code 2
> make: *** [build] Error 2
> dpkg-buildpackage: error: debian/rules build gave error exit status 2
> ────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
> Build finished at 20101020-1741
> FAILED [dpkg-buildpackage died]
> ────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
> Purging /var/lib/schroot/mount/sid-experimental-powerpc-sbuild-a062a9d5-85c7-423a-bc77-5af504f5a085/build/buildd-rsyslog_5.7.1-1-powerpc-TJBTvO
> Not removing build depends: cloned chroot in use
> ────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
> Finished at 20101020-1741
> Build needed 00:03:09, 18880k disc space
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From: Michael Biebl <>
To: Philipp Kern <>,
Subject: Re: Bug#600930: rsyslog: FTBFS (powerpc): undefined reference to `__sync_fetch_and_add_8'
Date: Thu, 21 Oct 2010 16:37:16 +0200
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Hi Philip,

thanks for the bug report.
I already submitted a bug report upstream, so marking this one accordingly.


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From: Michael Biebl <>
Subject: Bug#600930: fixed in rsyslog 5.7.2-2
Date: Wed, 01 Dec 2010 21:02:51 +0000
Source: rsyslog
Source-Version: 5.7.2-2

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
rsyslog, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to main/r/rsyslog/rsyslog-doc_5.7.2-2_all.deb
  to main/r/rsyslog/rsyslog-gnutls_5.7.2-2_i386.deb
  to main/r/rsyslog/rsyslog-gssapi_5.7.2-2_i386.deb
  to main/r/rsyslog/rsyslog-mysql_5.7.2-2_i386.deb
  to main/r/rsyslog/rsyslog-pgsql_5.7.2-2_i386.deb
  to main/r/rsyslog/rsyslog-relp_5.7.2-2_i386.deb
  to main/r/rsyslog/rsyslog_5.7.2-2.debian.tar.gz
  to main/r/rsyslog/rsyslog_5.7.2-2.dsc
  to main/r/rsyslog/rsyslog_5.7.2-2_i386.deb

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Michael Biebl <> (supplier of updated rsyslog package)

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Format: 1.8
Date: Wed, 01 Dec 2010 21:20:28 +0100
Source: rsyslog
Binary: rsyslog rsyslog-doc rsyslog-mysql rsyslog-pgsql rsyslog-gssapi rsyslog-gnutls rsyslog-relp
Architecture: source i386 all
Version: 5.7.2-2
Distribution: experimental
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Michael Biebl <>
Changed-By: Michael Biebl <>
 rsyslog    - enhanced multi-threaded syslogd
 rsyslog-doc - documentation for rsyslog
 rsyslog-gnutls - TLS protocol support for rsyslog
 rsyslog-gssapi - GSSAPI authentication and encryption support for rsyslog
 rsyslog-mysql - MySQL output plugin for rsyslog
 rsyslog-pgsql - PostgreSQL output plugin for rsyslog
 rsyslog-relp - RELP protocol support for rsyslog
Closes: 600930
 rsyslog (5.7.2-2) experimental; urgency=low
   * debian/patches/03-atomic_operations.patch
     - Fix build failures on platforms which don't have 64 bit atomic
       operations. Patch cherry-picked from upstream Git. Closes: #600930
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