Re: test13-preX: DRM (tdfx.o) unresolved symbols fixed?

From: Nils Philippsen (
Date: Wed Dec 27 2000 - 05:07:22 EST

Hi all,

On Wed, 27 Dec 2000, Dieter [iso-8859-1] Nützel wrote:

> I got this since test13-pre1 (pre4, now):
> SunWave1>depmod -e
> depmod: *** Unresolved symbols in
> /lib/modules/2.4.0-test13-pre4/kernel/drivers/char/drm/tdfx.o


> Something missing in the 'new' drm/Makefile?

>From the test13-pre4 patch, the only difference I can see is that shared code
is now in drmlib.a instead of the object files being linked individually for
each drm module.

If I do `nm tdfx.o|grep printk`, with test12 I get only this:

         U printk_R1b7d4074

with test13-pre4 on my home machine, I get the mangled symbol name plus a
non-mangled one, both unresolved, maybe that causes problems.


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