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From: Keith Owens <kaos@ocs.com.au>
To: Adrian Bunk <bunk@fs.tum.de>
Cc: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@transmeta.com>,
	Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: Linux-2.4.11-pre5
Date: Mon, 08 Oct 2001 11:11:15 +1000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <31815.1002503475@kao2.melbourne.sgi.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: Your message of "Sun, 07 Oct 2001 22:49:09 +0200." <Pine.NEB.4.40.0110072235410.3783-200000@mimas.fachschaften.tu-muenchen.de>

On Sun, 7 Oct 2001 22:49:09 +0200 (CEST), 
Adrian Bunk <bunk@fs.tum.de> wrote:
>I get the error below. Must likely there's a problem when you build a
>kernel without module support (my .config is attached).
>...
>gcc -D__KERNEL__ -I/home/bunk/linux/linux/include -Wall -Wstrict-prototypes -Wno-trigraphs -O2 -fomit-frame-pointer -fno-strict-aliasing -fno-common -pipe -mpreferred-stack-boundary=2 -march=k6    -c -o exec_domain.o exec_domain.c
>exec_domain.c: At top level:
>exec_domain.c:234: parse error before `this_object_must_be_defined_as_export_objs_in_the_Makefile'

My fault, Rules.make does not set EXPORT_SYMTAB for export-objs unless
the kernel is configured for modules.  The test for EXPORT_SYMTAB must
come after CONFIG_MODULES.  Against 2.4.11-pre5.

Index: 11-pre5.1/include/linux/module.h
--- 11-pre5.1/include/linux/module.h Mon, 08 Oct 2001 10:58:25 +1000 kaos (linux-2.4/c/b/46_module.h 1.1.1.1.2.6 644)
+++ 11-pre5.1(w)/include/linux/module.h Mon, 08 Oct 2001 11:08:09 +1000 kaos (linux-2.4/c/b/46_module.h 1.1.1.1.2.6 644)
@@ -348,19 +348,19 @@ extern struct module *module_list;
 #define EXPORT_SYMBOL_NOVERS(var)  error config_must_be_included_before_module
 #define EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(var)  error config_must_be_included_before_module
 
-#elif !defined(EXPORT_SYMTAB)
-
-#define __EXPORT_SYMBOL(sym,str)   error this_object_must_be_defined_as_export_objs_in_the_Makefile
-#define EXPORT_SYMBOL(var)	   error this_object_must_be_defined_as_export_objs_in_the_Makefile
-#define EXPORT_SYMBOL_NOVERS(var)  error this_object_must_be_defined_as_export_objs_in_the_Makefile
-#define EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(var)  error this_object_must_be_defined_as_export_objs_in_the_Makefile
-
 #elif !defined(CONFIG_MODULES)
 
 #define __EXPORT_SYMBOL(sym,str)
 #define EXPORT_SYMBOL(var)
 #define EXPORT_SYMBOL_NOVERS(var)
 #define EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(var)
+
+#elif !defined(EXPORT_SYMTAB)
+
+#define __EXPORT_SYMBOL(sym,str)   error this_object_must_be_defined_as_export_objs_in_the_Makefile
+#define EXPORT_SYMBOL(var)	   error this_object_must_be_defined_as_export_objs_in_the_Makefile
+#define EXPORT_SYMBOL_NOVERS(var)  error this_object_must_be_defined_as_export_objs_in_the_Makefile
+#define EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(var)  error this_object_must_be_defined_as_export_objs_in_the_Makefile
 
 #else
 


      parent reply	other threads:[~2001-10-08  1:11 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 16+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2001-10-07 18:49 Linux-2.4.11-pre5 Linus Torvalds
2001-10-07 19:18 ` Linux-2.4.11-pre5 Simon Kirby
2001-10-07 19:34   ` Linux-2.4.11-pre5 Johannes Erdfelt
2001-10-07 19:40     ` Linux-2.4.11-pre5 Simon Kirby
2001-10-07 20:19       ` Linux-2.4.11-pre5 Johannes Erdfelt
2001-10-07 20:33         ` [patch] uhci.c interrupts Johannes Erdfelt
2001-10-08 19:02         ` Linux-2.4.11-pre5 Simon Kirby
2001-10-08 19:47           ` Linux-2.4.11-pre5 Simon Kirby
2001-10-08 20:21             ` Linux-2.4.11-pre5 Johannes Erdfelt
2001-10-08 20:30               ` Linux-2.4.11-pre5 Simon Kirby
2001-10-07 20:49 ` Linux-2.4.11-pre5 Adrian Bunk
2001-10-07 21:17   ` Linux-2.4.11-pre5 Alessandro Suardi
2001-10-07 23:46     ` Linux-2.4.11-pre5 Linus Torvalds
2001-10-08 16:32       ` [PATCH] Linux-2.4.11-pre5 Robert Schiele
2001-10-07 21:48   ` Linux-2.4.11-pre5 Alan Cox
2001-10-08  1:11   ` Keith Owens [this message]

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