[DRBD-user] Problems compiling drbd 8.2.6

Lars Ellenberg lars.ellenberg at linbit.com
Thu Oct 22 20:45:19 CEST 2009

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On Thu, Oct 22, 2009 at 10:06:08AM +0100, James Larcombe wrote:
> I’m trying to compile drbd version 8.2.6 on Open Suse 11.1 (Kernel

Why would you do that?

> but I get the following errors....
> /usr/src/drbd-8.2.6/drbd/drbd_receiver.c: In function âdrbd_alloc_eeâ:
> /usr/src/drbd-8.2.6/drbd/drbd_receiver.c:231: warning: passing argument 2 of
> âq->merge_bvec_fnâ from incompatible pointer type
> /usr/src/drbd-8.2.6/drbd/drbd_receiver.c:240: error: âstruct bioâ has no
> member named âbi_hw_segmentsâ

> I see from an earlier post
> http://lists.linbit.com/pipermail/drbd-user/2009-June/012139.html . You
> suggest using 8.3.
> Is this still the case


> and if so what are the reasons for this.

Because it is fixed there?
Because 8.2 is end of life?
Because what would have been 8.2.8 has been relabeled 8.3.0?

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