modversion issue on redhat 9

Jun Sun jsun at junsun.net
Wed Aug 27 13:03:17 EDT 2003


On Wed, Aug 27, 2003 at 08:26:45PM +0900, Byunghwan Lim wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> After patch, I'm still having a unresolved symbol problem.
> I'm using host-0.0.4 and redhat 9.0.
> Is there anything wrong with the following ?
> 
> Host-0.0.4> patch -p1 < hostap-rh9-modversion-hack.patch
> Host-0.0.4> make pccard
> Host-0.0.4> make install_pccard
>

This is a different issue.  Try "make uninstall" and then "make install_pccard".

Jun
 
> ===============
> depmod: *** Unresolved symbols in /lib/modules/2.4.20-8/net/hostap_pci.o
> depmod:         hostap_set_encryption_R8aaee091
> depmod:         hostap_setup_dev_R585c8fcf
> depmod:         hostap_handle_sta_rx_R8a16aa2f
> depmod:         hostap_info_init_R95534460
> depmod:         hostap_init_proc_R7516ad70
> depmod:         hostap_remove_proc_Rbff91d9d
> depmod:         hostap_add_wds_link_Ra24606a9
> depmod:         hostap_check_sta_fw_version_R1e0fcefb
> depmod:         hostap_update_rx_stats_R13da1e24
> depmod:         hostap_info_process_Re1f71c8d
> depmod:         hostap_get_porttype_R431841a9
> depmod:         hostap_free_data_R9f39cf07
> depmod:         hostap_update_sta_ps_R799b9cbc
> depmod:         hostap_handle_sta_crypto_R1d22880d
> depmod:         hostap_handle_sta_tx_Rd71e2af9
> depmod:         hostap_handle_sta_tx_exc_Ra3141dc7
> depmod:         hostap_is_sta_assoc_Rd822bfb8
> depmod:         hostap_set_hostapd_R0921b1a0
> depmod:         hostap_init_data_R2788054f
> depmod:         hostap_rx_R66d8552a
> depmod:         hostap_set_antsel_R362084f8
> 
> 
> Thank you
> -Brian
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: hostap-bounces+bhlim=icablesystem.com at shmoo.com
> [mailto:hostap-bounces+bhlim=icablesystem.com at shmoo.com] On Behalf Of
> Jun Sun
> Sent: Wednesday, August 27, 2003 3:03 PM
> To: hostap at shmoo.com
> Subject: modversion issue on redhat 9
> 
> I am surprised that nobody has reported this problem before.
> 
> Basically if you compile hostap modules for a redhat 9 box, you
> will end up many unresolved kernel symbols when you install the modules.
> 
> The problem is that hostap would include linux/modversions.h file ahead
> of all other header files, but in reality this file needs to be included
> after linux/rhconfig.h file because many #ifdef's used there.
> 
> I attached a quick hack here which makes thing work.  I suspect
> the true fix is in linux/modversions.h, which should include
> linux/rhconfig.h
> 
> Jun
> 
> 



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