Bug#2073: assembler problems in asm/io.h during build of kernel
>I saw this on comp.os.linux.development.system, but I haven't tried
>if it still compiles the kernel with gcc < 2.7.x...
>From: Russell Johnston <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Subject: Re: gcc 2.7.2 and kernel 1.2.13
>This patch allows compilation of kernel 1.2.13 with gcc > 2.7.0
>--- ./linux/include/asm-i386/io.h- Mon Aug 15 00:56:19 1994
>+++ ./linux/include/asm-i386/io.h Wed Nov 15 23:04:25 1995
Well, there is evidently more to it than that since there are all sorts
of missing symbols when you go to link. BTW, I made a simple addition
to the patch so that it will compile under elf or aout by testing for
the define __ELF__.
I'll look around a bit more for where these functions might be hiding.
Thanks for your help.
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