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Old 09-01-2016, 09:24 AM   #1
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Question on module.symvers in linux kernel


Hi,

I wanted to understand is there any significance of the path section in module.symvers file after building a kernel module. Does it have any relevance apart from just showing where the module has been built from?

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Modules are stored with the same relative path under /lib/modules/<ver>/kernel.
 
Old 09-11-2016, 10:30 AM   #3
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Is it really required that kernel modules are built in this path /lib/modules/<ver>/kernel....Path column in the Modules.symvers autmoatically picks the path from where the module is built.
 
  


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