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From: H.J. Lu <>
Subject: [glibc] Remove installed header rule on $(..)include/%.h
Date: Tue,  9 Jan 2024 18:36:28 +0000 (GMT)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw);h=1eae989cb7632760fd6f4008be73549da861b202

commit 1eae989cb7632760fd6f4008be73549da861b202
Author: H.J. Lu <>
Date:   Tue Jan 9 10:25:20 2024 -0800

    Remove installed header rule on $(..)include/%.h
    On x86-64 machine with
    [hjl@gnu-cfl-3 x86-glibc]$ ls -l /usr/include/asm/prctl.h sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/x86_64/include/asm/prctl.h
    -rw-r--r-- 1 hjl  hjl   825 Jan  9 09:41 sysdeps/unix/sysv/linux/x86_64/include/asm/prctl.h
    -rw-r--r-- 1 root root 1170 Nov 27 16:00 /usr/include/asm/prctl.h
    [hjl@gnu-cfl-3 x86-glibc]$
    glibc configured with --enable-cet build failed:
    make[2]: Entering directory '/export/gnu/import/git/gitlab/x86-glibc/iconv'
    ../Makerules:327: update target
    due to: /export/build/gnu/tools-build/glibc-cet-gitlab/build-x86_64-linux/gnu/lib-names-64.stmp
    ../Makeconfig:1216: update target
    due to: /export/build/gnu/tools-build/glibc-cet-gitlab/build-x86_64-linux/libc-modules.stmp
    ../Makerules:1126: update target '/usr/include/asm/prctl.h' due to:
    /usr/bin/install -c -m 644
    /usr/bin/install: cannot remove '/usr/include/asm/prctl.h': Permission denied
    make[2]: *** [../Makerules:1126: /usr/include/asm/prctl.h] Error 1
    make[2]: Leaving directory '/export/gnu/import/git/gitlab/x86-glibc/iconv'
    make[1]: *** [Makefile:484: iconv/subdir_lib] Error 2
    make[1]: Leaving directory '/export/gnu/import/git/gitlab/x86-glibc'
    make: *** [Makefile:9: all] Error 2
    This is triggered by the rule in Makerules:
    $(inst_includedir)/%.h: $(..)include/%.h $(+force)
    Since no files under include/ should be installed, remove it from
    Tested it on x86-64.  There are no differences in the installed header

 Makerules | 2 --
 1 file changed, 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/Makerules b/Makerules
index a000bf7b5e..00365bc58b 100644
--- a/Makerules
+++ b/Makerules
@@ -1122,8 +1122,6 @@ $(inst_includedir)/%.h: $(common-objpfx)%.h $(+force)
 $(inst_includedir)/%.h: %.h $(+force)
-$(inst_includedir)/%.h: $(..)include/%.h $(+force)
-	$(do-install)
 headers-nonh := $(filter-out %.h,$(headers))
 ifdef headers-nonh
 $(addprefix $(inst_includedir)/,$(headers-nonh)): $(inst_includedir)/%: \

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