Re: tiger_defconfig build fails for 2.6.12-rc2-mm1

From: Rajesh Shah <>
Date: 2005-04-07 09:16:18
On Wed, Apr 06, 2005 at 03:48:38PM -0700, Andrew Morton wrote:
> Andrew Morton <> wrote:
> >
> > Do we know what the problem was with
> > add-a-clear_pages-function-to-clear-pages-of-higher.patch?  Was it a build
> > error or a compile error?
> err, s/build/runtime/

That was a compile error too:

arch/ia64/kernel/ia64_ksyms.c:41: error: `clear_page' undeclared here (not in a function)
arch/ia64/kernel/ia64_ksyms.c:41: error: initializer element is not constant
arch/ia64/kernel/ia64_ksyms.c:41: error: (near initialization for `__ksymtab_clear_page.value')
arch/ia64/kernel/ia64_ksyms.c:41: error: __ksymtab_clear_page causes a section type conflict
make[1]: *** [arch/ia64/kernel/ia64_ksyms.o] Error 1

After reverting the patch, the resulting kernel booted fine for

By the way, I noticed that the automated OSDL PLM compile
failed too:

Their .config was different from mine but it had both the compile
failures I saw, plus some more.

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