Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 64006
Compiling a Driver under Bigmem kernel produces unresolved symbol
Last modified: 2008-08-01 12:22:52 EDT
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Description of problem:
This bug is under RedHat 7.3-Beta4. If a driver is compiled while booted to
bigmem kernel, the loading of that driver produces many "unresolved symbole"
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
-install the kernel-bigmem-2.4.18-0.13.i686.rpm
-boot to bigmem kernel
-compile bcm5700 driver from the tar-ball
-many unresolved symbol was displayed and driver could not be loaded.
-copy the .config file from the config directory
-rebuilt the bcm5700 driver.
-insmod bcm5700, driver loaded and operated as expected.
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