Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 185735
BNX2 Patch in 2.4.21-40.EL kills "Network Device Support" config menu
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:09 EST
Description of problem:
linux-2.4.21-bnx2.patch from kernel-2.4.21-40.EL.src.rpm removes "endmenu" from
drivers/net/Config.in causing an abort of "make menuconfig".
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. rpmbuild -bp SPECS/kernel-2.4.spec
2. cd BUILD/kernel-2.4.21/linux-2.4.21
3. make menuconfig
4. select "Network Device Support" -> menu ends with "Ethernet (1000 Mbit)"
5. select "Ethernet (1000 Mbit)"
Abort with error:
Q> scripts/Menuconfig: line 832: MCmenu36: command not found
Created attachment 126275 [details]
I have included the patch above in the test kernels here:
I expect that it will be available in RHEL3 U8.
*** Bug 186901 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
A fix for this problem has just been committed to the RHEL3 U8
patch pool this evening (in kernel version 2.4.21-40.5.EL).
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
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