Re: menuconfig crash

From: Adrian Bunk (
Date: Sun Jul 20 2003 - 12:37:13 EST

On Sat, Jul 19, 2003 at 12:28:59AM -0400, Constantine 'Gus' Fantanas wrote:
> To Whom it May Concern:
> I experienced a menuconfig crash and I am following the notication
> instructions of the error message (pasted below). At the time of the
> crash, I was in the sound configuration section and was entering the
> ALSA configuration subsection. The kernel I was trying to configure was
> a Mandrake 2.4.21 kernel: linux-2.4.21-0.18mdk.
> Here is the error message:
> -------------BEGINNING OF PASTED MATERIAL------------------------------
> Menuconfig has encountered a possible error in one of the kernel's
> configuration files and is unable to continue. Here is the error
> report:
> Q> scripts/Menuconfig: line 832: MCmenu73: command not found
> Please report this to the maintainer <>. You may also
> send a problem report to <>.
> Please indicate the kernel version you are trying to configure and
> which menu you were trying to enter when this error occurred.
> make: *** [menuconfig] Error 1

This sounds like a known bug in at least one version of the Mandrake
kernel sources.

It doesn't occur in plain 2.4.21, please ask Mandrake for fixed kernel

> Regards,
> Gus Fantanas



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