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Old 05-18-2009, 06:14 AM   #1
mailanantgarg
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Different checksum of vmlinux.64


Hi,

I was controlling the Linux source code in clearcase. After it is done,I compiled Linux version 2.6.21.7. When I parallelely compile kernel from two different views ,the checksum of the vmlinux.64 image built in both view
is different.
I was expecting the vmlinux.64 having the same checksum in both views.
Is it a normal behavior or there is some problem in controlling the source code?

regards,
Anant Garg
 
Old 05-19-2009, 07:42 AM   #2
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The checksum probably will never match since kernel compiles include a time/date stamp.
 
  


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