[lkml]   [2007]   [May]   [3]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: [RELEASE] Lguest for 2.6.21
    On Thu, May 03, 2007 at 02:20:32PM +1000, Rusty Russell wrote:
    >On Thu, 2007-05-03 at 11:57 +0800, WANG Cong wrote:
    >> On Thu, May 03, 2007 at 09:00:48AM +1000, Rusty Russell wrote:
    >> > Thanks for the patch. This omission (in several places) was
    >> >deliberate. We can't really do anything sensible if the user unmapped
    >> >the page. I assume you saw a gcc warning from this code?
    >> Yes. In fact, I got two warnings, another one is in drivers/lguest/hypercalls.c.
    >> If I understand you correctly, you mean we can do nothing useful to fix it?
    >We can, but we can ignore those warnings for the moment; they're


    >> I have sent a mail which described the errors I got when comipling
    >> Documentation/lguest/lguest.c. But it seems that you didn't receive it
    >> (it didn't appear in neither!).
    >Hmm, no, I didn't get it here either 8(
    >> It is that, I have already made my .config as you suggested, but I
    >> still can't compile Documentation/lguest/lguest.c, errors are:
    >> lguest.c: In function 'add_to_bridge':
    >> lguest.c:779: error: 'SIOCBRADDIF' undeclared (first use in this function)
    >> lguest.c:779: error: (Each undeclared identifier is reported only once
    >> lguest.c:779: error: for each function it appears in.)
    >Ah, perhaps older libc headers? Can you try adding this to the top of
    >Documentation/lguest/lguest.c after the #define BRIDGE_PFX "bridge:"
    >#ifndef SIOCBRADDIF
    >#define SIOCBRADDIF 0x89a2 /* add interface to bridge */

    Yes, it works. Thanks very much for your pointing.

    I have already found you also forgot some checking in this user-space code. I will fix them soon. ;)

    WANG Cong
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to
    More majordomo info at
    Please read the FAQ at

     \ /
      Last update: 2007-05-03 07:41    [W:0.022 / U:21.032 seconds]
    ©2003-2017 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site