2.7.0 testings

Jean Delvare khali at linux-fr.org
Thu Nov 28 17:18:34 CET 2002

> We have a problem. 2.2 kernels may not have a
> /lib/modules/$VERSION/build symlink. I don't know what's responsible
> for creating it. Curiously, when I tried on my laptop with a 2.2.22
> kernel, the symlink was created. But on my old desktop system, kernels
> 2.2.14, 2.2.16 and 2.2.20 don't have one.

I tried 2.2.22 on the same system, and no symlink was created. So I
guess that it does depend on some tool (modutils?) and not on the kernel

> I also get this warning for many files:
> /usr/src/linux-2.2.20/include/linux/module.h:13: warning: `_set_ver'
> redefined
> /usr/src/linux-2.2.20/include/linux/modsetver.h:9: warning: this is
> the location of the previous definition
> But I guess this is a kernel-side problem, right? Gonna try on a
> 2.2.22 to see if it has been fixed.

No warning with kernel 2.2.22, I guess we can safely ignore this

Jean Delvare

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