MVME2306 : kernel 2.2.6 SUCCESS !

Gabriel Paubert paubert at
Fri Apr 23 03:21:35 EST 1999


On Thu, 22 Apr 1999, Simone Piccardi wrote:

> I made the correction you suggested, and that time make zImage compiled
> well the routine, but then it stopped a bit further when doing vmlinuz
> and zImage.
> This was due to these two lines:
> ld -o zImage $(OBJECTS) --just-symbols=$(TOPDIR)/vmlinux
> objcopy $(TOPDIR)/vmlinux vmlinux -O binary -R .comment -S
> in /home/ppc/linux/arch/ppc/prepboot/Makefile
> That just don't work on my PC, because in this way the makefile is using
> the intel tools, I modified in: 
> $(CROSS_COMPILE)ld -o zImage $(OBJECTS) --just-symbols=$(TOPDIR)/vmlinux
> $(CROSS_COMPILE)objcopy $(TOPDIR)/vmlinux vmlinux -O binary -R .comment
> -S
> and everything went fine. So now I can start to do check with your
> images.

Symbols $(LD) and $(OBJCOPY) are already defined, it's better to use them. 
I've fixed it in my tree. 

Thanks for the report. 

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