Re: Linux 2.5.37

From: Oliver Xymoron (
Date: Fri Sep 20 2002 - 12:31:32 EST

On Fri, Sep 20, 2002 at 08:45:04AM -0700, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> Lots of stuff all over the map. Arch updates (ppc*, sparc*, x86 machine
> reorg), VM merges from Andrew, ACPI updates, BIO layer updates,
> networking, driverfs, build process, pid hash, you name it it's there.

Something with APIC handling went south.

# CONFIG_SMP is not set

  ld -m elf_i386 -e stext -T arch/i386/ arch/i386/kernel/head.o arch/i386/kernel/init_task.o init/built-in.o --start-group arch/i386/kernel/built-in.o arch/i386/mm/built-in.o arch/i386/mach-generic/built-in.o kernel/built-in.o mm/built-in.o fs/built-in.o ipc/built-in.o security/built-in.o lib/lib.a arch/i386/lib/lib.a drivers/built-in.o sound/built-in.o arch/i386/pci/built-in.o net/built-in.o --end-group -o vmlinux
arch/i386/kernel/built-in.o: In function `disconnect_bsp_APIC':
arch/i386/kernel/built-in.o(.text+0xd4b2): undefined reference to `pic_mode'
arch/i386/kernel/built-in.o: In function `clear_IO_APIC':
arch/i386/kernel/built-in.o(.text+0xe213): undefined reference to `nr_ioapics'
arch/i386/kernel/built-in.o(.text+0xe254): undefined reference to `nr_ioapics'
arch/i386/kernel/built-in.o: In function `IO_APIC_get_PCI_irq_vector':
arch/i386/kernel/built-in.o(.text+0xe315): undefined reference to `mp_bus_id_to_pci_bus'
arch/i386/kernel/built-in.o(.text+0xe32a): undefined reference to `mp_irq_entries'

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