Re: IEEE1394 + 2.4.20 compile problem on/for sun4u
On Wed, May 28, 2003 at 10:41:53PM -0400, email@example.com wrote:
> I'm trying to compile a kernel that will support the OHCI firewire card I
> just purchased (to interface with an iPod :)
> I can't seem to get a post 2.4.19 kernel to compile, and that's what I need
> to support IEEE1394 properly with hotplug. (or so I've garnered from the
> On the note of compiling 2.4.20, has anybody successfully compiled a 2.4.20
> kernel with ieee1394 support (with sbp2)?
> I'm using the "make-kpkg --subarch=sun4u --arch_in_name --revision=custom.1
> kernel_image" method of compiling a kernel.
> I've also tried 2.4.21pre5, and have gotten the same problem.
Looks like you are compiling ohci1394/sbp2 into the kernel. I suggest
not doing that. I also suggest using 2.4.21-rc6, and if you want the
most stable, replace 2.4.21-rc6's drivers/ieee1394 directory with the
branches/linux-2.4 directory from linux1394's SVN repo
Debian - http://www.debian.org/
Linux 1394 - http://www.linux1394.org/
Subversion - http://subversion.tigris.org/
Deqo - http://www.deqo.com/