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    Subject2.3.23pre6: drivers/char/bttv.c does not compile
    Is there a fix for this looming around somewhere?

    Roman Zippel [zippel@fh-brandenburg.de] wrote:
    > Hi,
    >
    > On Thu, 21 Oct 1999, Alan Cox wrote:
    >
    > > > These files are very similar. It looks as if one were written
    > > > from the other. Both of these files define a routine called uvirt_to_kva
    > > > that attempts to do some arithmetic on the result of pte_page(),
    > >
    > > Yes I saw this. The bttv code needs the main memory subsystem to support
    > > a kmalloc/getfreepage below 4Gig. The rest of it looks fairly easy to fix.
    >
    > There are more bugs, like in mm/swapfile.c:unuse_pte(), where a page
    > struct ptr is used as an argument to MAP_NR. :(
    > I tried to update the m68k kernel to 2.3.23 during the weekend and gave up
    > because of the mess. Why the hell has pte_page() a different meaning now,
    > but still the same name (without a single comment)?
    > I'm wondering how that works at all... :(
    >
    > bye, Roman
    >
    >
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