Re: 2.5.59 change broke modules

From: Christopher Faylor (
Date: Sat Jan 18 2003 - 00:45:04 EST

On Fri, Jan 17, 2003 at 06:11:01PM -0600, Kai Germaschewski wrote:
>On Fri, 17 Jan 2003, Mikael Pettersson wrote:
>> This oops occurs for every module, not just af_packet.ko, at
>> resolve_symbol()'s first call to __find_symbol().
>Okay, the details I received so far seem to indicate that the appended
>patch will fix it, though I didn't get actual confirmation it does.
>If you experience crashes when loading modules (and have RH 8 binutils),
>please give it a shot.

It isn't a scientific test since I also just added the 2.5.59-mm1
patches, but applying this patch seemed to fix my problems. I'm sending
this from a kernel running 2.5.59 + mm1 + your patch, built with RH 8.0

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