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SubjectRe: 2.1.121 breaks compilation, initmem_freed undefined
On Sat, 12 Sep 1998, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On 12 Sep 1998, Jes Sorensen wrote:
> > It also breaks the boot logo of fbcon the way it is done right now.
> >
> > Try this patch.
> "initmem_freed" is gone, and is not coming back. Anything depending on it
> should just be fixed to instead test for something that makes sense (like
> whether it was a module or not).

Checking for a module is not an option here. This is kernel code that may be
called before or after the free_initmem() call. We just have to know what's the
case here...



Geert Uytterhoeven
Wavelets, Linux/{m68k~Amiga,PPC~CHRP}
Department of Computer Science -- Katholieke Universiteit Leuven -- Belgium

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