Subject: Re: sparc64 + lkm = false
To: Love <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jaromir Dolecek <email@example.com>
Date: 06/02/2002 22:12:38
LKMs are not compilable without kernel sources, point.
"Grap kernel sources when you need to compile LKM".
> I'm trying to build arla (afs implemetation, building as an lkm) for
> NetBSD-1.6_BETA1/sparc64 so it can be supported in next release of
> arla. I've found some problems.
> When building a lkm <sys/param.h> includes non installed <machine/cpu.h>
> and <sparc64/sparc64/intreg.h>
> installing <machine/cpu.h> and <sparc64/intreg.h> and cutting away the
> extra sparc64 in <sparc64/sparc64/intreg.h>. This change would mean that
> the headerfiler needs to move from arch/sparc64/sparc64 to
> Now, is this an correct way to do it (ie can you change your tree), or
> it there a better way ? If I have to build the machine and sparc64
> links, so be it, but I rather see that its possible to build the lkm
> w/o the kernel source (just the installed headers).
> With this I can build and install arla for NetBSD/sparc64
Jaromir Dolecek <jdolecek@NetBSD.org> http://www.NetBSD.org/Ports/i386/ps2.html
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