Bug 29949 - module e100 does not compile with kernel-source-2.2.17-14
Summary: module e100 does not compile with kernel-source-2.2.17-14
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 29947
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Reported: 2001-02-28 01:12 UTC by Marius ILIOAEA
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:31 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-28 01:12:50 UTC
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Description Marius ILIOAEA 2001-02-28 01:12:47 UTC
Problem: After upgradind to kernel-souce-2.2.17-14 from the RedHat 
Network, module
   "EtherExpressPro/100 support (Intel driver)" (module e100)
wouldn't compile any more.

Cause: The cause is the missing of the necesary lines from from
   /usr/src/linux-2.2.17/drivers/drivers/net/Makefile

Solution: You can copy-paste the missing lines from the Makefile from the 
kernel-source-2.2.16 (included in distribution) or use the diff below:

651a652,655
> ifeq ($(CONFIG_E100),m)
>   M_OBJS += e100.o
> endif
> 
1414a1419,1420
> e100.o: e100.c e100.h
> 	$(CC) $(CFLAGS) $(EXTRA_CFLAGS) $(INCLUDE) -DEXPORT_SYMTAB -c -o 
$*.o $<
! there is a tab and not spaces at the beginning of last line ! 

Note: the regular public (non RedHat) 2.2.18 kernel does not contain this 
module.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2001-02-28 17:32:54 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 29947 ***


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