Re: Configure/compile error with 2.5.38

From: Andre Hedrick (
Date: Mon Sep 23 2002 - 12:27:45 EST

Correct, that is why I had it scheduled to be moved into legacy.
However until many issuse are settle down minor fixes like this are on

On Mon, 23 Sep 2002, Matthew Wilcox wrote:

> Got an interesting one here; this combination fails to link:
> # CONFIG_BLK_DEV_IDEPCI is not set
> Why not? Well.. cmd640.c is in drivers/ide/pci/ which is only
> entered if CONFIG_BLK_DEV_IDEPCI, and if CONFIG_BLK_DEV_CMD640 is set,
> drivers/ide/ide.c contains a reference to cmd640_vlb which is defined
> in cmd640.c.
> The "obvious" solution to make CMD640 depend on IDEPCI is not correct
> because of the aforementioned VLB controllers. Maybe we could just add
> the line:
> obj-$(CONFIG_BLK_DEV_CMD640) += pci/
> to drivers/ide/Makefile which is a bit of a kludge..
> --
> Revolutions do not require corporate support.

Andre Hedrick
LAD Storage Consulting Group

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