RE: 2.5.47: make modules_install fails

Date: Tue Nov 12 2002 - 08:56:06 EST

> when doing make modules_install, it fails with the following error
> messages:
> depmod: *** Unresolved symbols in
> /lib/modules/2.5.47/kernel/drivers/net/8390.o
> depmod: crc32_be_Rb7b61546
> depmod: crc32_be_Rb7b61546

For the crc32 bits, you've got CONFIG_CRC32=y, but CONFIG_SMC91C92=m, and
nothing built-in is using the crc32 functions, so the linker is throwing
them out. Set CONFIG_CRC32=m, if something built-in needs it it'll get set
to =y by them.


Matt Domsch
Sr. Software Engineer, Lead Engineer, Architect
Dell Linux Solutions
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