pae module from Gunter... problems

David Minodier forspam
Sun Jan 23 23:42:55 PST 2005

OK. Thanks for the infos.
Last question, does it work with a 2.6 kernel ? I have a 2.6.8-1-686-smp
running on Debian.
I still can not compile : here's the begining of my output :
authenticatorII:/usr/local/src/pae# more /tmp/trace
make -C /usr/src/kernel-source-2.6.8 SUBDIRS=`pwd`/modules \
        MODVERDIR=`pwd`/modules modules
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/kernel-source-2.6.8'
  CC [M]  /usr/local/src/pae/modules/pae.o
Dans le fichier inclus ? partir de include/linux/linkage.h:4,
          ? partir de include/linux/kernel.h:11,
          ? partir de /usr/local/src/pae/modules/pae.c:12:
include/linux/config.h:4:28: linux/autoconf.h : Aucun fichier ou r?pertoire
de ce type
In file included from include/asm/thread_info.h:16,
                 from include/linux/thread_info.h:21,
                 from include/linux/spinlock.h:12,
                 from include/linux/capability.h:45,
                 from include/linux/sched.h:7,
                 from include/linux/module.h:10,
                 from /usr/local/src/pae/modules/pae.c:13:
include/asm/processor.h:67: error: `CONFIG_X86_L1_CACHE_SHIFT' undeclared
here (not in a functio
include/asm/processor.h:67: error: requested alignment is not a constant
In file included from include/linux/list.h:7,
                 from include/linux/wait.h:14,
                 from include/asm/semaphore.h:41,
                 from include/linux/sched.h:18,
                 from include/linux/module.h:10,
                 from /usr/local/src/pae/modules/pae.c:13:
include/linux/prefetch.h: Dans la fonction ? prefetch_range ?:
include/linux/prefetch.h:64: error: `CONFIG_X86_L1_CACHE_SHIFT' undeclared
(first use in this fu

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Gunter Burchardt" <gbur at>
To: <hostap at>
Sent: Friday, January 21, 2005 5:25 PM
Subject: Re: pae module from Gunter... problems

> > > do we still have to apply the patches ?)
> >
> > I think you only need the pae module in addition to a relatively new
> > hostapd. But I am not sure on this. Maybe Gunter will spot a light on
> > this.
> You have to apply the patch on hostapd. I try to get this patch into
> hostapd project, but jouni has other more important issues open.
> Your need layer2patch in kernel. This is included in tar archive!
> Simply patch your 2.4 kernel with this patch. This patch is from
> netfilter website and also included in patchomatic. There is a short
> instruction in the tar archive.
> regards
> gunter
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