Re: how about KBUILD_MODNAME

From: AmÃrico Wang
Date: Tue Aug 03 2010 - 06:11:37 EST

On Tue, Aug 03, 2010 at 12:56:59PM +0300, Boaz Harrosh wrote:
>On 08/03/2010 12:52 PM, Boaz Harrosh wrote:
>> On 08/03/2010 10:11 AM, hacklu wrote:
>>> I don't understand the macro KBUILD_MODNAME .
>>> when I compile a driver program. It returns me "linux/pci.h:655: error: 'KBUILD_MODNAME' undeclared (first use in this function) "
>>> In the makefile I had used the "-D" options
>>> thanks a lot
>>> 2010-08-03
>>> hacklu
>> The KBUILD_MODNAME fails to be set when there are two drivers built from the same
>> directory. There are many directories in the source tree with more then one driver
>> but they don't use the pr_debug macro.
>> Cheers
>> Boaz
>Rrr it was a long time since I fought this. Maybe it's not the problem with two
>drivers in same dir, maybe it's when two drivers share the same foo.c file.

No, it is not, you can find many drivers under drivers/net/. ;)

And it doesn't make sense to hold two drivers in one .c file.
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