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SubjectKernel 2.4.11-5 Compile Error AIC7XXX_OLD.C
I am want to try out emu10k1-2.4.11-pre5.patch to fix the static problem
in kernels > 2.4.7, and I came across this while trying to upgrade:

System information is below the error:

make -C scsi
make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-2.4.10/drivers/scsi'
make all_targets
make[3]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-2.4.10/drivers/scsi'
ld -m elf_i386 -r -o scsi_mod.o scsi.o hosts.o scsi_ioctl.o constants.o
o scsi_proc.o scsi_error.o scsi_obsolete.o scsi_queue.o scsi_lib.o
scsi_dma.o scsi_scan.o scsi_syms.o
gcc -D__KERNEL__ -I/usr/src/linux-2.4.10/include -Wall
-Wstrict-prototypes -Wno-
trigraphs -O2 -fomit-frame-pointer -fno-strict-aliasing -fno-common
-pipe -mpref
erred-stack-boundary=2 -march=i686 -c -o aic7xxx_old.o aic7xxx_old.c
aic7xxx_old.c:11966: parse error before string constant
aic7xxx_old.c:11966: warning: type defaults to `int' in declaration of
aic7xxx_old.c:11966: warning: function declaration isn't a prototype
aic7xxx_old.c:11966: warning: data definition has no type or storage
make[3]: *** [aic7xxx_old.o] Error 1
make[3]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.4.10/drivers/scsi'
make[2]: *** [first_rule] Error 2
make[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.4.10/drivers/scsi'
make[1]: *** [_subdir_scsi] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-2.4.10/drivers'
make: *** [_dir_drivers] Error 2
[root@war linux]#

It makes MODULE_LICENSE an int, need to make it a string, not sure how
though, know very little about C.
Line 11966: MODULE_LICENSE("Dual BSD/GPL");

System Software:
Distribution: Red Hat Linux release 7.1 (Seawolf)
autoconf: 2.52
autogen: 5.2.9
automake: 1.5
binutils: 2.11.2
esound: 0.2.23
gcc: 2.95.3
gettext: 0.10.40
glibc: 2.2.2
glib: 1.2.10
gnome-libs: 1.2.8
gtk: 1.2.10
imlib: 1.9.11
kdelibs: 2.2.1
kernel: 2.4.7
libtool: 1.4.2
openssl: 0.9.6b
orbit: 0.5.7
orbit-idl: 0.6.8
perl: 5.6.1
qt: 2.3.1
rpm: 4.0.2
sdl: 1.2.2
xml2: 2.4.5
xml: 1.8.16

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