some problems on the SystemACE driver.

Ming Liu eemingliu at
Fri Jul 14 23:09:45 EST 2006

Dear Ameet,
The attached is the log file to record the error. Please unzip and search 
for "XAssert" to go to the end to see the problem. Also, the .config file 
is attached. Please rename the file from config into .config. The linux 
version is When you compile the kernel, please remember to export 
C_INCLUDE_PATH=....../driver/xilinx_edk. Thanks for your work.


>From: Ameet Patil <ammubhai at>
>To: Ming Liu <eemingliu at>
>CC: linuxppc-embedded at
>Subject: Re: some problems on the SystemACE driver.
>Date: Fri, 14 Jul 2006 12:12:36 +0100
>Hi Ming,
>    Can you send me the entire text output (in a file) of the compilation
>process with errors?
>Ming Liu wrote:
> > Dear Ameet,
> >
> >> 1. Which TEMAC patch are you using?
> >> 

> >>
> >
> > There are five patches in the directory 20060309 whose address is 
> > above by you. I applied all of them in my system, because without any
> > there will be problems.
> >> 2. After applying the patch, is the driver getting compiled directly
> >> without having to select it via "make menuconfig"?
> > No. there is an option named "xilinx 10/100/1000 Mbit TEMAC support" in
> > the menuconfig. I must select it and then compile the kernel.
> >> 3. I don't see a Makefile in the drivers/net/xilinx_temac/ folder?
> > I have checked. In my kernel, there is the Makefile. I don't know why
> > this happened to you.
> >
> > Let me describe the detailed process I did. First, download the kernel
> > (or 2.6.16-rc5). Then apply the five patches for Temac.(If I
> > use, I need to upgrade some files manually. For 2.6.16, there
> > is no problem.) And then apply the patch for SystemACE. Also copy and
> > replace the xparameters_ml403.h by my own file generated by EDK. Then
> > make menuconfig, selecting both Temac and SystemACE and other basic
> > options. Then make dep and make zImage. During this process, I need to
> > modify some little problems which are about the inclusion of some 
> > files, or specify some lib inclusion directories instead. Then that
> > problem appears. There are some main points: 1. configured for ml403
> > board. 2.both Temac and SystemACE are selected. 3. 5 patches for Temac
> > and 1 patch for SystemACE. 4. linux version is 2.6.17 or 2.6.16. I
> > really have no idea why this still happens after your modification. So 
> > have to ask you again.
> >> Ofcourse, I can work my way to compile the driver. But is there any 
> >> present explaining this?
> > Sorry that there is no doc to explain this. I just did following the
> > procedure described above. I am totally lost. The strange thing is, 
> > I select only one of these two drivers, no problem, but if both, 
> > By the way, I noticed that in the address where I get your patch, there
> > is also a patch called linuxppc- which is much
> > larger than the 1.1 one. I needn't apply the 1.0 one, right?
> > Thanks for your hard work. Hopefully we can solve the problem.
> > Regards
> > Ming
> >
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