Re: [PATCH][2.4.22-pre3] fix PPC32 compile failure due to SPRN_HID2 being undefined

From: Benjamin Herrenschmidt (
Date: Mon Jul 07 2003 - 00:51:04 EST

On Mon, 2003-07-07 at 00:43, Mikael Pettersson wrote:
> Compiling 2.4.22-pre3 for a 6xx-class PowerPC fails in cpu_setup_6xx.S:
> ppc-unknown-linux-gcc -D__ASSEMBLY__ -D__KERNEL__ -I/tmp/linux-2.4.22-pre3/include -I/tmp/linux-2.4.22-pre3/arch/ppc -c -o cpu_setup_6xx.o cpu_setup_6xx.S
> cpu_setup_6xx.S: Assembler messages:
> cpu_setup_6xx.S:325: Error: unsupported relocation against SPRN_HID2
> cpu_setup_6xx.S:416: Error: unsupported relocation against SPRN_HID2
> make[1]: *** [cpu_setup_6xx.o] Error 1
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/tmp/linux-2.4.22-pre3/arch/ppc/kernel'
> make: *** [_dir_arch/ppc/kernel] Error 2
> SPRN_HID2 should be a #defined constant, but it isn't. The patch
> below from 2.4.21-ben2 (rediffed for 2.4.22-pre3) fixes the problem.

Yup, Marcelo, please apply.

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