Re: modversions.h source pollution in 2.4

From: Andreas Dilger (
Date: Mon Feb 05 2001 - 13:16:50 EST

Keith Owens writes:
> The following files explicitly include linux/modversions.h. They
> should not do this, the Makefiles are responsible for automatically
> including modversions.h. Since modversions.h will disappear in 2.5,
> consider this advance warning that the offending sources can expect
> problems.
> Maintainers: please fix these sources by removing modversions.h.

It is not clear from your posting if anything other than removing the
"#include <linux/modversions.h>" line is needed... Also, what kernel
versions is this needed for? The LVM code uses a common source file
for 2.2 and 2.4, so should the #include stay in for 2.2?

Cheers, Andreas

Andreas Dilger  \ "If a man ate a pound of pasta and a pound of antipasto,
                 \  would they cancel out, leaving him still hungry?"               -- Dogbert
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