Re: IA64 version of 2.4.0-test1 has compile errors/config errors

From: Jes Sorensen (
Date: Mon Jun 19 2000 - 14:58:48 EST

>>>>> "Jeff" == Jeff V Merkey <> writes:

Jeff> The IA64 build of 2.4.0-test1 reports type mismatch errors for
Jeff> strlen() and memset() with the latest build of linux-2.4.0-test1
Jeff> at when you build the kernel under the NUE
Jeff> environment with the GCC IA64 compiler/linker. The compile
Jeff> error indicates a conflict with built in functions with the same
Jeff> name.

It would be a good idea if you used the
mailing list for this kinda stuff as instructed on the Web page where
you downloaded SKI and NUE. There is a much bigger chance that the
appropriate people will read it there.

Jeff> Also, IA32 emulation support is listed in .config as
Jeff> "experimental", but seems to work ok when enabled. The lack of
Jeff> loadable module support also seems troublesome. I am assuming
Jeff> modutils have not been modified to support IA64?

There is currently no module support, though it should be coming


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