RE: 2.6.3 compilation problem

From: Kenneth Chen <kenneth.w.chen_at_intel.com>
Date: 2004-03-12 05:37:49
>>>>> Liu, Benjamin wrote on Thu, March 11, 2004 12:33 AM
> To workaround the problem, you can append __attribute__((weak)) to the
> declaration of those discarded symbols defined in section ".exit.text".
>
> The device driver author might be able to answer why it is written that
> way.

The linker gets the award for least informative in this case, and it just
plain misleading.  The culprit isn't the one printed.  It lies somewhere
else.

- Ken


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