Re: Linux 2.6.0-test1 on PPC

From: Jeff Sipek (
Date: Wed Jul 23 2003 - 02:50:32 EST

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On Tuesday 22 July 2003 14:22, Gergely Nagy wrote:
> Hi!
> I've tried to compile linux 2.6.0-test1 on ppc, and so far, ran into two
> easily fixable problems: first, in arch/ppc/kernel/time.c
> do_settimeofday has new_sec and new_nsec defined twice. When I removed
> one of the definitions (I chose to remove the ones that were not
> explictly initialised).

Already fixed.

> Then drivers/ide/ppc/pmac.c failed to compile,
> due to a missing ide_dma_intr and others. I looked into
> includes/linux/ide.h, and noticed that these are only defined if
> CONFIG_BLK_DEV_IDE_DMA_PCI is defined, and my config didn't have that,
> only CONFIG_BLK_DEV_IDE_DMA_PPC. So - as a quick and rude solution - I
> changed the ifdef in ide.h, which is probably the wrong solution.

I have no idea, and I'm going to get some sleep first. :-)

> The kernel is still compiling, but I don't expect other failures.. If
> anyone wants a patch for the above two trivial thingies, or has a
> pointer to a ppc tree that is likely to be more up-to-date, please shout

We'll see...


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