Re: PCMCIA modules recompilation: Undefined symbols
Keith Geffert <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I've been running potato for a while and have upgraded kernels when they
> released new ones into the distribution points. So, I use kpkg to make
> custom kernels and I've done it three or four times now and I've got my
> now. But since this last kernel image/pcmcia modules update I've gotten
> same thing as you have.
> > I needed to recompile a kernel to support some hardware on my laptop.
> > Thus also the PCMCIA modules needed to be build. I issued:
> > make-kpkg modules_clean
> > make-kpkg modules_image
> > and installed. All went fine. Except with depmod (in the postinstall
> > script or otherwise) which gives me `Unresolved symbols' for the
> > PCMCIA modules (even for PCMCIA_core).
> > I compiled from the Debian packaged kernel & PCMCIA sources, namely:
> > kernel-source-2.2.15 1:2.2.15-2
> > pcmcia-source 3.1.8-13
> > Any help would be very much appreciated --- especially as I have to
> > reboot with the old kernel to get connected..
I replied to the original poster in the debian-user mailing
list. Essentially this is a known problem and there are a couple of
ways to fix it mentioned in a bug report against pcmcia-source. You
can either turn off MODVERSIONS when you compile the kernel, or
there's a script available in the bug report that fixes the problem,
and lastly you can wait until the maintainer puts out a new version.
Take a look at: