Re: Linux-2.0.1

Mikael Abrahamsson (
Thu, 4 Jul 1996 14:15:06 +0200 (MET DST)

On Wed, 3 Jul 1996, Linus Torvalds wrote:

> Also note that the POSIX requirements for "rename()" meant that I had to
> change the VFS interface to the low-level devices. That's rather unfortunate,
> as it means that binary kernel modules will mostly _not_ work across the
> 2.0.0->2.0.1 upgrade. However, the new interface should be stable now, and
> I'd rather have break it now rather than have problems with POSIX.1..

So this is what is causing:

audio_init: wrong version or undefined
DMAbuf_init: wrong version or undefined
Loading failed! The module symbols (from linux-2.0.1) don't match your

Or was this caused by something else? I remember seeing something about
version numbering here somewhere...