On Wednesday 04 May 2005 14:36, Daniel Tombeil wrote:
> I just tried to apply the RedHat Patches fuer GFS support to my UML kernel
> build tree. It compiled fine but I can't load the modules in case of some
> UML related symbols are missing.
> builduml:~# modprobe gfs
> gfs: Unknown symbol clear_user_skas
> gfs: Unknown symbol clear_user_tt
> FATAL: Error inserting gfs
> (/lib/modules/2.6.9-skas3-v8-rc1-bs7/kernel/fs/gfs/gfs.ko): Unknown symbol
> in module, or unknown parameter (see dmesg)
The solution to the above problem is trivial, and amounts to adding
to arch/um/kernel/ksyms.c. It should also be explained on many "kernel newbie"
However, please test both in SKAS and TT mode... I've some doubts about the
clear_user_skas implementation, which IMHO might be faulty.
> Is there an "easy" way to port the GFS to UML by adding some includes or
> else or will this be a harder work? If it'll be more complex where can I
> take a look how this is realized for example for other file systems?
Paolo Giarrusso, aka Blaisorblade
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