egcs-1.1.1-1c bug (was Re: major ksyms problem)

Tom Vier nester at
Thu Feb 25 05:40:19 EST 1999

On Tue, 23 Feb 1999, Franz Sirl wrote:

> >it is an egcs bug. egcs-1.1.1-1c failss to build working bsd_comp.o,
> >ppp_deflate.o, and hfs.o; egcs-1.0-2e.ppc.rpm builds it perfectly. i'm
> >getting a newer build of egcs right now, to see if it's fixed.
> What is the problem with these modules? Give a better description on what you
> mean with "working"? They work perfectly for me with a self-compiled 2.2.1
> kernel, and I compiled working modules with multiple kernel versions
> since the 
> egcs-1.1 alpha phase.
> If your only problem is the "unhandled relocation type", install a newer
> modutils package (>=2.1.121), that will fix it.

yup, that fixed it. 8) i wonder what changed in egcs between 1.0 and
1.1.1 that makes the problem arise.

Tom Vier - 0x82B007A8
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