Linux net-2.6 build error for PPC

Ron Mercer ron.mercer at
Sat Oct 10 04:49:33 EST 2009

I recently grabbed the latest net-2.6 kernel for a powerpc test box and
got this compile error.

  CC      arch/powerpc/kernel/cputable.o
    CC      arch/powerpc/kernel/ptrace.o
      CC      arch/powerpc/kernel/syscalls.o
        CC      arch/powerpc/kernel/irq.o
	   CC      arch/powerpc/kernel/align.o
	     CC      arch/powerpc/kernel/signal_32.o
	       CC      arch/powerpc/kernel/pmc.o
		  CC      arch/powerpc/kernel/vdso.o
		    cc1: warnings being treated as errors
		      arch/powerpc/kernel/vdso.c:78: warning: alignment of
		        âso_data_storeâs greater than maximum object file
			   alignment.  Using 32768
			     make[1]: *** [arch/powerpc/kernel/vdso.o]
			     Error 1
			       make: *** [arch/powerpc/kernel] Error 2
				  [root at localhost linux-2.6-net.git]#

				    Any suggestions would be appreciated.

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