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    Subjectx86_64 KBUILD_IMAGE
    x86_64 doesn't set KBUILD_IMAGE, and hence defaults to vmlinux. This
    confuses make rpm in such a manner that it copies a raw ELF executable
    to /boot/vmlinuz-$VERSION.$PATCHLEVEL.$SUBLEVEL$EXTRAVERSION instead of
    the expected bzImage, which is surprisingly unbootable and not what's
    normally expected to be placed in /boot/ with that filename.

    Just setting the variable is enough to convince it to use bzImage properly.


    -- wli


    Index: mm5-2.6.7/arch/x86_64/Makefile
    ===================================================================
    --- mm5-2.6.7.orig/arch/x86_64/Makefile 2004-07-02 20:43:26.000000000 -0700
    +++ mm5-2.6.7/arch/x86_64/Makefile 2004-07-03 18:10:06.390377824 -0700
    @@ -77,6 +77,7 @@
    all: bzImage

    BOOTIMAGE := arch/x86_64/boot/bzImage
    +KBUILD_IMAGE := $(BOOTIMAGE)

    bzImage: vmlinux
    $(Q)$(MAKE) $(build)=$(boot) $(BOOTIMAGE)
    -
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