linux-next: build failure after merge of the final tree (powerpc tree related)

Michael Neuling mikey at
Fri Jan 11 17:04:06 EST 2013

Stephen Rothwell <sfr at> wrote:

> Hi all,
> After merging the final tree, today's linux-next build (powerpc
> allyesconfig) failed like this:
> arch/powerpc/kernel/kgdb.c: In function 'kgdb_arch_exit':
> arch/powerpc/kernel/kgdb.c:492:2: error: '__debugger_breakx_match' undeclared (first use in this function)
> Caused by commit 9422de3e953d ("powerpc: Hardware breakpoints rewrite to
> handle non DABR breakpoint registers").  I applied "powerpc: Fix typo in
> breakpoint kgdb code" from Mikey for this.
> arch/powerpc/kernel/exceptions-64s.S: Assembler messages:
> arch/powerpc/kernel/exceptions-64s.S:1204: Error: attempt to move .org backwards
> Not sure what caused that - probably a combination of patches adding code
> low down.  I have just left this broken for today.

FWIW I posted this earlier


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