Sourcecode build rpm for arm64 arch in x86_64 environment

  • What Grafana version and what operating system are you using?


  • What are you trying to achieve?
    I want use nfpm package grafana in sourcecode generate rpm for arm64 arch in x86_64 environment, this can avoid depend on others like urw-fonts .

  • How are you trying to achieve it?

  • compile env prepare

  • 0、install git
    yum -y install git

  • 1、install golang
    [root@demo BUILDSCRIPTS_CTREMEL]# cat /etc/profile|grep GO
    export GOROOT=/usr/local/go
    export GOPATH=/root/gocode
    export PATH=$GOPATH/bin:$GOROOT/bin:$PATH
    export GOPROXY=,direct

  • 2、install nodejs
    npm root -g
    npm install express -g
    npm install -g cnpm
    npm install -g yarn
    npm config set registry
    npm install -g @vue/cli
    cnpm install -g @vue/cli
    yarn -v
    cnpm -v

  • some conf
    [root@demo BUILDSCRIPTS_CTREMEL]# tail -5 /etc/profile
    #set nodejs npm yarn environment
    export NODE_HOME=/usr/local/nodejs
    export PATH=$NODE_HOME/bin:$PATH

  • make rpmbuild config file
    [root@demo ~]# mkdir -p gocode
    [root@demo ~]# cd gocode/
    [root@demo gocode]# ll
    total 0
    drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 58 Aug 17 09:52 bin
    drwxr-xr-x 4 root root 30 Aug 16 16:38 BUILDSCRIPTS_CTREMEL
    drwxr-xr-x 4 root root 30 Aug 16 16:57 pkg
    drwxr-xr-x 5 root root 61 Aug 16 16:37 src
    [root@demo gocode]# mkdir -p BUILDSCRIPTS_CTREMEL/{conf,dist}
    [root@demo gocode]# ll BUILDSCRIPTS_CTREMEL/
    total 0
    drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 31 Aug 17 10:27 conf
    drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 40 Aug 17 09:59 dist
    [root@demo gocode]# cd BUILDSCRIPTS_CTREMEL/
    [root@demo BUILDSCRIPTS_CTREMEL]# ll
    total 0
    drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 31 Aug 17 10:27 conf
    drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 40 Aug 17 09:59 dist
    [root@demo BUILDSCRIPTS_CTREMEL]# pwd
    [root@demo BUILDSCRIPTS_CTREMEL]# vim conf/grafana_nfpm.yaml
    [root@demo BUILDSCRIPTS_CTREMEL]# cat conf/grafana_nfpm.yaml

  • grafana_nfpm.yaml

name: "grafana"
arch: "aarch64"
platform: "linux"
version: "8.4.6"
section: "default"
priority: "extra"
release: 1
- grafana
- grafana-server
- grafana-cli
- coreutils
- shadow-utils
maintainer: "<>"
description: |
vendor: "Grafana"
homepage: ""
license: "Apache 2"
        - src: ./bin/linux-amd64/grafana-server
          dst: /usr/sbin/grafana-server
        - src: ./bin/linux-amd64/grafana-cli
          dst: /usr/sbin/grafana-cli
        - src: ./packaging/rpm/init.d/grafana-server
          dst: /etc/init.d/grafana-server
        - src: ./packaging/rpm/sysconfig/grafana-server
          dst: /etc/sysconfig/grafana-server
          type: config|noreplace
        - src: ./packaging/rpm/systemd/grafana-server.service
          dst: /usr/lib/systemd/system/grafana-server.service
        - src: ./public/
          dst: /usr/share/grafana/public
        - src: ./conf/
          dst: /usr/share/grafana/conf
        - src: ./conf/
          dst: /etc/grafana

    postinstall: ./packaging/rpm/control/postinst

        posttrans: ./packaging/rpm/control/posttrans

  • in ~/go/src/ dir
export NODE_OPTIONS=--max-old-space-size=8192
export GRAFANA_VERSION="v8.4.6"
export GOPATH=/root/go
export PATH=${GOPATH}/bin:${PATH}
cd ${GOPATH}/src/
rm -rf grafana
git clone
cd grafana
git checkout -f $GRAFANA_VERSION
BUILD_VERSION=$(git describe --tags)
if [[ "$BUILD_VERSION" != "$GRAFANA_VERSION" ]]; then
        echo "Version missmatch, look after git tag"
        exit 1
yarn install
yarn build
make gen-go
go run build.go setup
go run build.go build
# Todo rpm build with nfpm
${GOPATH}/bin/nfpm pkg --packager rpm --config ${GOPATH}/BUILDSCRIPTS_CTREMEL/conf/grafana_nfpm_arm.yaml --target ${GOPATH}/BUILDSCRIPTS_CTREMEL/dist
  • What happened?
    when execute go run build.go build ,some errors happend
[root@mathewwu ~/go/src/]# go run build.go -goarch=arm64 -cc=aarch64-none-linux-gnu-gcc -goos=linux  build

  • What did you expect to happen?
    I was nfpm build success in this way before, but arm64 arch happend error , I don’t know how what should i do? Does anyone know what’s going on?

  • Can you copy/paste the configuration(s) that you are having problems with?

  • Did you receive any errors in the Grafana UI or in related logs? If so, please tell us exactly what they were.

  • Did you follow any online instructions? If so, what is the URL?

Try to install ssl dev package before compilation - openssl-dev or libssl-dev package.

openssl-dev or libssl-dev default installed in system, but wasn’t solved