Re: how do you successful compile or install 2.5.50?

From: eric lin (
Date: Wed Dec 11 2002 - 00:43:36 EST

Holger Waechtler wrote:

> eric lin wrote:
>> Dear Valdis:
>> I also download from 2.5.50, it have error at make
>> modules or make install
> Where exactly do you get the error? Please send post the last lines of
> your compile log to the appropriate mailing list.
> linux-dvb for DVB-related stuff and linux-kernel for the general stuff.
> Holger
 gcc -Wp,-MD,drivers/char/.mxser.o.d -D__KERNEL__ -Iinclude -Wall
-Wstrict-prototypes -Wno-trigraphs -O2 -fno-strict-aliasing -fno-common
-fomit-frame-pointer -pipe -mpreferred-stack-boundary=2 -march=i686
-Iarch/i386/mach-generic -Iarch/i386/mach-defaults -nostdinc
-iwithprefix include -DMODULE -DKBUILD_BASENAME=mxser
-DKBUILD_MODNAME=mxser -c -o drivers/char/mxser.o drivers/char/mxser.c
drivers/char/mxser.c:378: redefinition of `__module_name'
drivers/char/mxser.c:332: `__module_name' previously defined here
make[2]: *** [drivers/char/mxser.o] Error 1
make[1]: *** [drivers/char] Error 2
make: *** [drivers] Error 2

that is 2.5.50 with .50-ac1 patch
  /* I do not know now where can get 2.5.50 since I got from
the latest is 50 but now is 51 */

sincere Eric
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