Re: 3.8-rc[12] cpufreq build errors...

From: Rafael J. Wysocki
Date: Sat Jan 05 2013 - 16:47:48 EST

On Saturday, January 05, 2013 09:39:41 AM Woody Suwalski wrote:
> Rafael, in 3.8 kernel part of the common logic has been moved to a
> separate cpufreq_governor.c file.
> According to the Makefile, the cpufreq_governor.o is to be linked to
> other cpufreq modules.
> However I see that a separate malformed cpufreq_governor.ko is created,
> and then the real modules can not work without the common logic either.
> The build config is a simple 32-bit config, on top of vanilla source.
> I submit a verbose build log with "ls *.ko" and some "modinfo" outputs
> attached to the bottom.
> Clearly the build subsystem is misinterpreting the build intentions.
> Could you please check if you see the same issue in your builds?
> I am using a 32-bit October-ish Debian Testing as a build machine (Eeepc
> netbook).

This issue has already been reported and there's a fix scheduled for
inclusion in the master branch of the linux-pm.git tree.


I speak only for myself.
Rafael J. Wysocki, Intel Open Source Technology Center.
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