setfacl fix

Christoph Hellwig hch at
Mon Nov 18 08:27:23 MST 2013

On Sat, Nov 16, 2013 at 03:38:09PM -0600, Steve French wrote:
> Makes sense to add a setfacl/getfacl test to xfstest and was trying to
> build updated xfstests and look at what has changed but ran into a
> strange error building xfstests and didn't see an obvious answer when
> googling for it.  Any idea how to workaround the build failure?
> Building src
>     [DEP]
>     [CC]    dirstress
> gcc: error: /lib64/ Too many levels of symbolic links
> These are the steps I went through from a fairly clean Fedora 19 64
> system before the make failure:

No idea.  Maybe some of the RedHat people on the xfs list have more
experience with Fedora than I have.

> git clone git://
> git clone git://
> sudo yum install uuid-devel e2fsprogs-devel libuuid-devel
> libattr-devel libacl-devel
> cd xfsprogs
> make
> sudo make install-qa
> cd ../xfstests
> ./configure
> make (which failed with the symlink error above)

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