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Old 09-30-2008, 03:58 AM   #1
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Question error while compiling linux kernel

hi all,

i m cross-compiling linux kernel for my ARM PXA processor.while running the make command i got the following error messages:

drivers/net/b44.c: In function `b44_sync_dma_desc_for_device':
drivers/net/b44.c:151: error: implicit declaration of function `dma_sync_single_range_for_device'
drivers/net/b44.c: In function `b44_sync_dma_desc_for_cpu':
drivers/net/b44.c:161: error: implicit declaration of function `dma_sync_single_range_for_cpu'
make[2]: *** [drivers/net/b44.o] Error 1
make[1]: *** [drivers/net] Error 2
make: *** [drivers] Error 2

can anyone help me to rectify for errors
Old 10-01-2008, 02:14 AM   #2
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Did you change any kernel module declarations in the ncurses menu before you compiled the new kernel version?

It sounds like there are missing kernel module dependencies necessary to compile and run the kernel.


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