make warnings?

Pedro Ramalhais ramalhais
Tue Aug 31 20:30:21 PDT 2004

On Wed, 2004-09-01 at 20:12, Morgan Read wrote:
> Hi List,
> I'm getting a whole load of warnings on make with hostap as below, I 
> don't think I used to get these, but may be i did & didn't notice them 
> fly by because I didn't have my terminal window set so wide...  It seems 
> to make install OK and then the drivers seem to load OK...  What do they 
> mean and are they something to be worried with?
> Any help very much appreciated.
> Best regards,
> Morgan.
> ******************************************
> [root at morgansmachine hostap-driver-0.2.4]# make
> make -C /lib/modules/2.6.6-1.435.2.3/build 


> /home/morgan/Desktop/AlliedTelesyn_WiFi_Card/hostap-driver-0.2.4/driver/modules/hostap_pci.o
>    Building modules, stage 2.
> *** Warning: "hostap_remove_interface" 
> [/home/morgan/Desktop/AlliedTelesyn_WiFi_Card/hostap-driver-0.2.4/driver/modules/hostap_plx.ko] 
> has no CRC!

This is a bug in the kernel, i think it has been fixed, just don't know
in which version. I've used 2.6.7 and and don't see those
messages. Try upgrading your kernel.
Anyway, the messages are harmless.
Pedro Ramalhais <ramalhais at>

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