Re: 2.4.19 make allyesconfig - errors and warnings

From: Tomas Szepe (
Date: Sun Aug 04 2002 - 05:02:58 EST

> 2.4.19 make allyesconfig got two errors and lots of warnings.
> CONFIG_JFFS2_FS - duplicate symbols between jffs2 and ppp_deflate - an
> oldy but goody.
> CONFIG_IEEE1394 - does not build
> drivers/ieee1394/nodemgr.c: In function `nodemgr_host_reset':
> drivers/ieee1394/nodemgr.c:1307: parse error before `else'
> The rest are "just" warnings.

Just an idea - wouldn't it be useful to have dedicated errata pages
for recent stable kernels where important patches (such as the 2.4.18
personality fix, 2.4.18 samba oops fix or the upcoming 2.4.19 ide
updates) would be published? Finding a link to these in the kernel FAQ,
people would just patch their kernels instead of posting to lkml, which
could cut on the amount of duplicate bugreports significantly plus folks
wouldn't have to wait 6 months+ for an official update to get rid of an

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Wed Aug 07 2002 - 22:00:24 EST