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Re: does 2.4.17-rc2 kernel build with latest woody binutils?

On Thu, Dec 20, 2001 at 10:50:46AM +0200, Dragos wrote:
> I have 2 disks on the motherboard controller (440bx); installed 
> kernel-image-2.4.16, which saw the hpt370 controller I have; now I want to 
> move the disks on that controller, but it seems that the debian standard 
> kernel doesn't have support for 'boot offboard chipsets first' compiled in 
> (that would allow me to append ide=reverse at bootup); which leads me to 
> compiling my own kernel; but I can't because of the binutils (more exactly 
> because of the kernel). what options do I have?
> I will happily try 2.4.17-rc2 if it works...

It should do, yes.

- Create __devexit_p() function and use that on 
  drivers which need it to make it possible to 
  use newer binutils                            (Keith Owens)

Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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