Re: kernel 2.6.11-rc2 trouble
In article <XqadnbkLHdkH_mTcRVn-rA@adelphia.com>,
Jim Woodward <email@example.com> wrote:
>I have 2 computers running linux sarge 2.6.10 ( one uses a Via cpu and
>the other an Intel cpu) and both have the following trouble when trying
>to complile the new kernel:
> LD net/ipv4/netfilter/built-in.o
>net/ipv4/netfilter/ip_nat_tftp.o(.bss+0x0): multiple definition of
>net/ipv4/netfilter/ip_conntrack_tftp.o(.bss+0x0): first defined here
>make: *** [net/ipv4/netfilter/built-in.o] Error 1
>make: *** [net/ipv4/netfilter] Error 2
>I would consider myself an experienced newbie and would be very
>appreciative of any suggestions on what I'm doing wrong.
The rc series are development kernels which often have known problems.
You've just hit one of those. It has other bugs as well-
such as serious kernel memory leaks.
You probably want to wait for 2.6.11 proper. But if you're interested
in kernel development, search the kernel mailinglist archives for
this bug, a patch was posted there. See e.g. http://lkml.org/