[LTP] check_sync_file_range()

Sumit Garg sumit.garg@linaro.org
Fri Mar 22 05:42:18 CET 2019

Hi Rafael,

On Thu, 21 Mar 2019 at 01:34, Rafael David Tinoco
<rafael.tinoco@linaro.org> wrote:
> I believe check_sync_file_range() logic, from commit c0dc8876fb1486ee85f6dd43e36ec5b3d9d9a4ed, should use a different names since glibc seems to be implementing the syscall wrapper in recent versions and a conflict exists for me at least:
> gcc -g -O2 -g -O2 -fno-strict-aliasing -pipe -Wall -W -Wold-style-definition -D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2 -I../../../../include -I../../../../include -I../../../../include/old/   -L../../../../lib  sync_file_range02.c   -lltp -o sync_file_range02
> In file included from sync_file_range02.c:21:
> ../../../../include/lapi/sync_file_range.h:24:20: error: conflicting types for ‘sync_file_range’
>  static inline long sync_file_range(int fd, off64_t offset, off64_t nbytes,
>                     ^~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
> In file included from /usr/include/x86_64-linux-gnu/bits/fcntl.h:61,
>                  from /usr/include/fcntl.h:35,
>                  from ../../../../include/tst_safe_macros.h:27,
>                  from ../../../../include/tst_test.h:90,
>                  from sync_file_range02.c:20:
> /usr/include/x86_64-linux-gnu/bits/fcntl-linux.h:397:12: note: previous declaration of ‘sync_file_range’ was here
>  extern int sync_file_range (int __fd, __off64_t __offset, __off64_t __count,
>             ^~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Did you ran configure check before building the test-case? Actually
the commit you referred to adds functionality to use glibc syscall
wrapper if present or else fallback to api defined in

See: "m4/ltp-sync_file_range.m4", "configure.ac" for configure check.


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