problems with 2.4.23-pre4-ben0

Dale Harris rodmur at
Sun Sep 21 01:59:00 EST 2003

There is couple of compile problem I have with the kernel at

Missing a comma in /usr/src/linuxppc_2_4_benh/include/linux/agp_backend.h

--- agp_backend.h.orig  2003-09-17 19:02:27.000000000 -0400
+++ agp_backend.h       2003-09-20 11:25:15.000000000 -0400
@@ -99,7 +99,7 @@
-       ATI_RS300_200
+       ATI_RS300_200,

gcc -D__ASSEMBLY__ -D__KERNEL__ -I/usr/src/linuxppc_2_4_benh/include -I/usr/src/linuxppc_2_4_benh/arch/ppc -D__BOOTER__   -c -o ../common/util.o ../common/util.S
../common/util.S: Assembler messages:
../common/util.S:207: Warning: setting incorrect section attributes for .relocate_code
../common/util.o: File truncated
../common/util.S:268: FATAL: Can't write ../common/util.o: File truncated
make[3]: *** [../common/util.o] Error 1

Looks like is from:

.section ".relocate_code","xa"

Which I have no idea what the proper setting is supposed to be.

Dale Harris
rodmur at

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