Re: Linux 2.6.15-rc2

From: Gene Heskett
Date: Wed Nov 23 2005 - 13:31:52 EST

On Wednesday 23 November 2005 12:42, Adrian Bunk wrote:
>On Tue, Nov 22, 2005 at 11:36:48PM -0500, Gene Heskett wrote:
>> Well, I just went thru it again, and turned off everything but the
>> cx8800 and ORv51132 stuffs, and now I get this at the and of the
>> 'makeit' script I use here:
>> /lib/modules/2.6.15-rc2/kernel/drivers/media/video/cx88/cx88-dvb.ko
>> needs unknown symbol mt352_attach
>> /lib/modules/2.6.15-rc2/kernel/drivers/media/video/cx88/cx88-dvb.ko
>> needs unknown symbol nxt200x_attach
>> /lib/modules/2.6.15-rc2/kernel/drivers/media/video/cx88/cx88-dvb.ko
>> needs unknown symbol mt352_write
>> /lib/modules/2.6.15-rc2/kernel/drivers/media/video/cx88/cx88-dvb.ko
>> needs unknown symbol lgdt330x_attach
>> /lib/modules/2.6.15-rc2/kernel/drivers/media/video/cx88/cx88-dvb.ko
>> needs unknown symbol cx22702_attach
>Nice catch and thanks for your report.
>The bug is obvious. A possible patch is below (and at least
>drivers/media/video/saa7134/Makefile contains the same bug),
>but I'd really prfer getting rid of the -DHAVE_* stuff in the
>Makefiles and using Kconfig variables instead.

Damn, I sent the last message too quick. So this is a continuation of
that message.

Anyway, a hot reboot to did not fix it fully although I
noticed that with signal detection turned off, I now had digital noise
bars instead of a blue screen. Its now working normally again after a
full powerdown reboot to So while that patch would make it
build ok, it doesn't make it work...

>Would such a patch be accepted?
>> Cheers, Gene
>BTW: Please don't strip the Cc whenreplying to linux-kernel.

Oopps, sorry. I guess I need to make a reply2all button for kmail...

>--- linux-2.6.15-rc2/drivers/media/video/cx88/Makefile.old 2005-11-23
> 18:34:07.000000000 +0100 +++
> linux-2.6.15-rc2/drivers/media/video/cx88/Makefile 2005-11-23
> 18:34:18.000000000 +0100 @@ -9,21 +9,21 @@
> EXTRA_CFLAGS += -I$(src)/..
> EXTRA_CFLAGS += -I$(srctree)/drivers/media/dvb/dvb-core
> EXTRA_CFLAGS += -I$(srctree)/drivers/media/dvb/frontends
>-ifneq ($(CONFIG_VIDEO_BUF_DVB),n)
>+ifneq ($(CONFIG_VIDEO_BUF_DVB),)
> endif
>-ifneq ($(CONFIG_DVB_CX22702),n)
>+ifneq ($(CONFIG_DVB_CX22702),)
> endif
>-ifneq ($(CONFIG_DVB_OR51132),n)
>+ifneq ($(CONFIG_DVB_OR51132),)
> endif
>-ifneq ($(CONFIG_DVB_LGDT330X),n)
>+ifneq ($(CONFIG_DVB_LGDT330X),)
> endif
>-ifneq ($(CONFIG_DVB_MT352),n)
>+ifneq ($(CONFIG_DVB_MT352),)
> endif
>-ifneq ($(CONFIG_DVB_NXT200X),n)
>+ifneq ($(CONFIG_DVB_NXT200X),)
> endif

Cheers, Gene
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