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SubjectRe: [PATCH] 2.6.14-rc5 fails to build with out CONFIG_FUTEX
Andrew Morton wrote:
> George Anzinger <> wrote:
>>Andrew Morton wrote:
>>>George Anzinger <> wrote:
>>>>Both kernel/exit.c and fs/dcache.c refer to functions in kernel/futex.c which is not built unless
>>>>CONFIG_FUTEX is true. This causes a build failure at link time:
>>>> LD vmlinux
>>>>kernel/built-in.o(.text+0xab58): In function `do_exit':
>>>>/usr/src/linux-2.6.14-rc/kernel/exit.c:851: undefined reference to `exit_futex'
>>>>fs/built-in.o(.text+0x1b2bf): In function `dput':
>>>>/usr/src/linux-2.6.14-rc/fs/dcache.c:165: undefined reference to `futex_free_robust_list'
>>>This problem is specific to the robust-futexes patch.
>>And that appears to be in rc5, right?
Ok, got it, excuse the noise.

George Anzinger
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