Compiling custom ath10k: step 5 minor issue

Kalle Valo kvalo at
Wed Feb 26 12:35:38 EST 2014

Bart Jooris <Bart.Jooris at> writes:

> ../ath/net/core/flow_dissector.c seems to be changed?
> ./ --verbose --clean --git-revision master --copy-list
> copy-list.ath ../ath ../backports-output
> Get original source files from git ...
> Apply patches ...
> Not applying backport-adjustments/dma-buf.patch, not needed
> Applying patch backport-adjustments/flow_dissector.patch
>> patching file compat/net-core-flow_dissector.c
>> Hunk #1 FAILED at 177.
>> 1 out of 1 hunk FAILED -- saving rejects to file 
> compat/net-core-flow_dissector.c.rej

backports is always a moving target and you might get errors like these
when you create it on your own. There really isn't a reliable to avoid
it, you just have to fix the errors as you see them. 

Another option is that you use official backports releases, but then
ath10k will be few weeks old.

Kalle Valo

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