Register a domain and help support LQ
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.


  Search this Thread
Old 11-21-2003, 04:23 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Nov 2003
Location: Texas
Distribution: FreeBSD n00b-Gentoo
Posts: 5

Rep: Reputation: 0
error loading a kernel module, "compiled using gcc2"

I have a third party kernel module that i am using to access my hpna network.

The problem is that when I try to load it, I get the message " The module you are trying to load (/lib/modules/2.4.22-ck2/kernel/drivers/net/hpna/il.o) is compiled with a gcc version 2 compiler, while the kernel you are running is compiled with a gcc version 3 compiler. This is known not to work."

If I do a gcc -v I get gcc version 3.2.3 20030422 Gentoo Linux 1.4 3.2.3-r2 propolice

I have made clean the module sources and am sure that I have compiled both the kernel and module using the same gcc version?

Any ideas?


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Reboot Error: "initlog: error while loading shared libraries:" saranga2000 Linux - Enterprise 4 04-26-2013 07:50 PM
Loading module compiled on differenet version in 2.6 kernel shrey_j Programming 8 09-04-2006 09:03 AM
"Symbol not found" when loading ath_pci module kf8rd Linux - Networking 3 06-29-2005 03:27 PM
Failure loading module "bitmap" in X Windows digitalbrutus Linux - Software 2 08-13-2004 09:51 PM
2.6.4 kernel, "fatal" module dependancy error andzerger Slackware 2 03-12-2004 02:12 PM

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:21 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration