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 [email@example.com]