Re: 2.4.19 make allmodconfig - undefined symbols

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Sun Aug 04 2002 - 13:18:38 EST

On Sun, 2002-08-04 at 17:10, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> My impression is that nowadays it's extremely unlikely that someone tries
> to run a current 2.4 kernel on an a.out system - and since there weren't
> reports of people trying to build binfmt_elf as a module it seems noone
> actually hits this problem. Instead of exporting one symbol that is only
> needed in pathological setups I'd suggest the following patch to disallow
> the modular bulding of binfmt_elf:

If people want module ELF fine by me. The simpler fix is already in -ac,
which is to do the stack peturbation unconditionally.

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