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SubjectRe: media dir
First, please upgrade to 2.4.0-test7 (with no pre7 on it).

> 1. The media and input dir were located in the /LinuxSource/ dir. I needed to
> move it to the /LinuxSource/drivers dir so I could compile xconfig.

You need to give the "-p1" option to patch. It looks like you forgot
to do that.

> 2. now I get the following error on compiling:
> ld: cannot open drivers/media/media.o: file or directory not found
> this is logical, as I didn't compiled any of the video or radio drivers.

drivers/Makefile now mentions "media" in its SUB_DIRS line, so
drivers/media/media.o always exists.

I bet that because you applied the patch badly, you missed out on
this patch to drivers/Makefile.

I just built a 2.4.0-test7, straight out of the tar file, i386 arch,
"make oldconfig" default options (media turned off). I have a
drivers/media/media.o and my vmlinux links with no errors.

Michael Elizabeth Chastain
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