Re: problems building bzImage with 2.5.*

From: Jurriaan (
Date: Sat Sep 21 2002 - 13:50:13 EST

From: Burton Samograd <>
Date: Sat, Sep 21, 2002 at 11:35:27AM -0700
> Hi all,
> I'm quite new to the list and I'm not sure if this has been posted
> already but I thought I would give it a shot. I've been trying to
> build the 2.5.* kernels (2.5.37 at the moment but this has happened
> with previous version as well) and when doing a make bzImage i keep
> getting the following error during the final linkage:
> drivers/built-in.o(.data+0xac34): undefined reference to `local
> symbols in discarded section .text.exit'
> make: *** [vmlinux] Error 1
I think this means you need to update your binutils.

Kind regards,

A man's silence is wonderful to listen to.
GNU/Linux 2.5.37 SMP/ReiserFS 2x1380 bogomips load av: 0.05 0.03 0.05
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