Yet More Patches

Russell King rmk+pcmcia at
Fri Mar 12 15:24:45 GMT 2004

On Tue, Mar 09, 2004 at 10:31:00PM +0000, Russell King wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 09, 2004 at 04:38:26PM -0500, Pavel Roskin wrote:
> > I have tested it on Linux 2.6.4-rc2-bk5 (the latest snapshot).
> > 
> > One problem is that 01-debug.diff couldn't be applied to sa11xx_core.c
> > cleanly.  Since I wasn't testing on ARM, I ignored the failure and applied
> > the rest.
> Hmm interesting - I'll look into that.

Ok, this should be solved - an unexpected delta had appeared between
two trees.

> > After I booted the patched kernel, I tested the CVS Orinoco driver.  There
> > was one error message:
> > 
> > orinoco_cs: Unknown symbol pcmcia_report_error
> Hmm, I don't see a good reason to hide this function, although that is
> the effect of Dominik's patch.  I don't think it's a good idea either,
> and, as we're supposed to be in a stable series I'd prefer to not make
> such gratuitous changes.  So... consider it re-exported.

Ok, that should be fixed in the latest crop of patches on the web site
(I replaced the existing set.)  I'll add the file date to the website
in a moment.

Russell King
 Linux kernel    2.6 ARM Linux   -
 maintainer of:  2.6 PCMCIA      -
                 2.6 Serial core

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