Re: copy_from_user broken on i386 since 2.5.57

From: Sam Ravnborg (
Date: Wed Jan 22 2003 - 13:50:47 EST

On Wed, Jan 22, 2003 at 07:31:48PM +0100, Brice Goglin wrote:
> Hi,
> Trying to compile a very very simple module for 2.5,
> I got an error from gcc saying that assembly code
> is incorrect.
> Here's gcc report :
> mp760:~/tmp% gcc user.c -c -o user.o -Ipath_to_2.5.57/include

make -C path/to/kernel/src SUBDIRS=$PWD modules

The way you specify is broken with recent kernels.
Btw. do not define __KERNEL__ and MODULE, thats already done,
when compiling a module like this.

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