Bug 16637 - kernel compile fails
Summary: kernel compile fails
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel   
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Michael K. Johnson
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Reported: 2000-08-20 08:59 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-08-20 09:03:14 UTC
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.config (10.76 KB, text/plain)
2000-08-20 09:03 UTC, Need Real Name
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Description Need Real Name 2000-08-20 08:59:39 UTC
kernel 2.2.17pre19 with gcc-2.96 in pinstripe fails


make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.2.17pre19/arch/i386/mm'
make -C  arch/i386/lib
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-2.2.17pre19/arch/i386/lib'
make all_targets
make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-2.2.17pre19/arch/i386/lib'
cc -D__KERNEL__ -I/usr/src/linux/include -D__ASSEMBLY__  -traditional -c
checksum.S -o checksum.o
checksum.S:231: badly punctuated parameter list in #define
checksum.S:237: badly punctuated parameter list in #define
make[2]: *** [checksum.o] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.2.17pre19/arch/i386/lib'
make[1]: *** [first_rule] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.2.17pre19/arch/i386/lib'
make: *** [_dir_arch/i386/lib] Error 2
root@isaac:/usr/src/linux>

Comment 1 Need Real Name 2000-08-20 09:03:12 UTC
Created attachment 2738 [details]
.config

Comment 2 Michael K. Johnson 2000-08-20 20:38:01 UTC
Use kgcc to compile the kernel.  Yeah, we don't like it
either, but the kernel has to make assumptions about
the compiler that other code does not, and the stable
kernel series tends to move slowly vis-a-vis compiler
changes.


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