2.4.14 won't compile if Real Time Clock is enabled

Khalid Aziz khalid at fc.hp.com
Fri Nov 9 15:19:01 CST 2001


I talked to David Mosberger about it. He says RTC is not supported on
IA-64.

--
Khalid

Philippe Gramoullé wrote:
> 
> Hi,
> 
> System is a Dell 7150 4x800MHz , 4Go RAM + Debain Unstable.
> BIOS is A01
> 
> cat /proc/cpuinfo gives a revision number 6
> 
> I can't compile 2.4.14 with Real Time Clock enabled:
> 
> gcc -D__KERNEL__ -I/usr/src/linux/include -Wall -Wstrict-prototypes
> -Wno-trigraphs -g -O2 -fomit-frame-pointer -fno-strict-aliasing
> -fno-common -pipe  -ffixed-r13 -mfixed-range=f10-f15,f32-f127
> -falign-functions=32 -mb-step -mconstant-gp   -c -o rtc.o rtc.c
> In file included from rtc.c:65:
> /usr/src/linux/include/linux/mc146818rtc.h:17:69: asm/mc146818rtc.h: No
> such file or directory
> rtc.c: In function `rtc_ioctl':
> 
> I can compile the kernel fine without RTC enabled but the kernel
> will oops on boot during the network configuration (Debian
> S40networking)
> and will also oops when running ntpdate (with no network configured
> also).
> 
> I managed to boot 2.4.14 by disabling the network , ntpdate and by
> logging
> through the serial console.
> 
> Right now, i can boot fine under 2.4.9 except that i can't use ReiserFS,
> reason why i need to upgrade.
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Philippe.
> Lycos Europe.
>  

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Khalid Aziz                              Linux Systems Operation R&D
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khalid at fc.hp.com                                    Fort Collins, CO



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