kpatch-dkms does not build with 5.0 kernels

Bug #1825228 reported by Thadeu Lima de Souza Cascardo on 2019-04-17
This bug affects 1 person
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kpatch (Ubuntu)
Thadeu Lima de Souza Cascardo

Bug Description

kpatch-dkms 0.5.0-0ubuntu1 from bionic does not build for linux-hwe-edge 5.0 kernels.

[Test case]
Build kpatch-dkms with both 5.0 and 4.15 kernels.

[Regression potential]
The fix might cause the package to fail to build on older kernels. Test it with 4.15 kernel.

Changed in kpatch (Ubuntu Bionic):
assignee: nobody → Thadeu Lima de Souza Cascardo (cascardo)
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → In Progress
description: updated

Hello Thadeu, or anyone else affected,

Accepted kpatch into bionic-proposed. The package will build now and be available at in a few hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package. See for documentation on how to enable and use -proposed. Your feedback will aid us getting this update out to other Ubuntu users.

If this package fixes the bug for you, please add a comment to this bug, mentioning the version of the package you tested and change the tag from verification-needed-bionic to verification-done-bionic. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed-bionic. In either case, without details of your testing we will not be able to proceed.

Further information regarding the verification process can be found at . Thank you in advance for helping!

N.B. The updated package will be released to -updates after the bug(s) fixed by this package have been verified and the package has been in -proposed for a minimum of 7 days.

Changed in kpatch (Ubuntu Bionic):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
tags: added: verification-needed verification-needed-bionic
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