ubuntu_zfs_fstest / ubuntu_zfs_xfs_generic failed to build on Focal 5.4

Bug #1862101 reported by Po-Hsu Lin
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Fix Released
linux (Ubuntu)
zfs-linux (Ubuntu)
Fix Released
Colin Ian King

Bug Description

The test build will failed because of unmet dependencies of zfsutils-linux and zfs-dkms package

apt-get install --yes --force-yes build-essential gdb git gcc zfsutils-linux

Reading package lists...
Building dependency tree...
Reading state information...
build-essential is already the newest version (12.8ubuntu1).
gcc is already the newest version (4:9.2.1-3.1ubuntu1).
gdb is already the newest version (
git is already the newest version (1:2.25.0-1ubuntu1).
Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have
requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable
distribution that some required packages have not yet been created
or been moved out of Incoming.
The following information may help to resolve the situation:

The following packages have unmet dependencies:
 zfsutils-linux : Breaks: zfs-dkms (< 0.8.3-1ubuntu2)
W: --force-yes is deprecated, use one of the options starting with --allow instead.
E: Unable to correct problems, you have held broken packages.

Po-Hsu Lin (cypressyew)
summary: - ubuntu_zfs_fstest failed to build on Focal 5.4
+ ubuntu_zfs_fstest / ubuntu_zfs_xfs_generic failed to build on Focal 5.4
tags: added: 5.4 focal ubuntu-zfs-xfs-generic
tags: added: sru-20200127
tags: added: ubuntu-zfs-fstest
Revision history for this message
Ubuntu Kernel Bot (ubuntu-kernel-bot) wrote : Missing required logs.

This bug is missing log files that will aid in diagnosing the problem. While running an Ubuntu kernel (not a mainline or third-party kernel) please enter the following command in a terminal window:

apport-collect 1862101

and then change the status of the bug to 'Confirmed'.

If, due to the nature of the issue you have encountered, you are unable to run this command, please add a comment stating that fact and change the bug status to 'Confirmed'.

This change has been made by an automated script, maintained by the Ubuntu Kernel Team.

Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Changed in zfs-linux (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Critical
assignee: nobody → Colin Ian King (colin-king)
status: New → In Progress
Revision history for this message
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package zfs-linux - 0.8.3-1ubuntu3

zfs-linux (0.8.3-1ubuntu3) focal; urgency=medium

  * Relax zfsutils-linux Breaks on zfs-dksm (LP: #1862101)
    - we're a bit more flexible than the current breaks rule, so relax

 -- Colin Ian King <email address hidden> Thu, 6 Feb 2020 08:51:22 +0000

Changed in zfs-linux (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
Revision history for this message
Po-Hsu Lin (cypressyew) wrote :

Test passed with Focal now,
thank you!

Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Invalid
Changed in ubuntu-kernel-tests:
status: New → Fix Released
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