Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 142890
RHEL3: [PATCH] Missing AppleTalk ioctl for the 32bit/64bit mapping
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:05 EST
*** This bug has been split off bug 140930 ***
Description of problem:
Missing AppleTalk ioctl for the 32bit/64bit mapping
The patch (at end) will fix the missing AppleTalk kernel ioctls for the 32 API
into 64Bit API translation.
We need the AppleTalk networking for our EtherShare product. It would be
good if the "appletalk" module gets included by default instead of
building the kernel manually with the appletalk option enabled.
It would be great if somebody can confirm that the patches are getting
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
2) ---- /usr/src/linux-2.4/arch/x86_64/ia32/ia32_ioctl.c -----
--- ia32_ioctl.c.SAVE 2004-11-26 11:51:31.000000000 +0100
+++ ia32_ioctl.c 2004-11-26 11:59:25.000000000 +0100
@@ -61,6 +61,7 @@
#if defined(CONFIG_BLK_DEV_LVM) || defined(CONFIG_BLK_DEV_LVM_MODULE)
/* Ugh. This header really is not clean */
#define min min
@@ -4251,6 +4252,13 @@
+/* ioctls used by appletalk ddp.c */
------- Additional comment by Ernie Petrides on 2004.11.30 16:36 -------
This is a feature request. Appletalk is currently unsupported.
------- Additional comment by Helmut Tschemernjak on 2004.12.01 07:54 -------
We need the AppleTalk for six turnkey products running on RedHat ES/AS 3, we
have about 1300 Linux based server installations. Please fix this bug and and
include AppleTalk protocol as a module by default in the next version.
The same patch is already in the kernel 2.6.9+patches (done by me posted via
Converting back to a bugzilla and closing as dup of what it was created from.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 140930 ***