Re: Compilation problems

From: Brian Gerst (
Date: Tue Feb 27 2001 - 15:21:40 EST

Rob wrote:
> Hi, I've encountered a problem compiling the 2.4.2 kernel.
> I downloaded the source, did a make menuconfig, make dep, make bzImage;
> everything went ok, but I didn't have the NIC working correctly. I
> recompiled, it seemed to go ok but still the NIC didn't work. Then I
> tried make clean, make mrproper, make menuconfig, make dep, make bzImage,
> and now I keep getting an error at the very end of the compile process...
> init/main.o(.text.init+0x53): undefined reference to
> `__buggy_fxsr_alignment'
> make: ***[vmlinux] Error 1
> I've even tried removing the source tree and re extracting from the tar
> ball again but it always stops at the same place now. If you have any
> ideas, please let me know. I'm not a member of the list so a cc would
> really be great.

GCC version?


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