On Thu, Sep 11, 2003 at 10:13:58AM +0800, ???? wrote:
> 1) I want to know if the linux for mips64 support the customer's
> kernel module .if yes, is there any modutils i can use?And how
> can i get it.
There is currently no module support for mips64.
> 2) I have written a simplest simplest kernel module for linux for
> mips64 (only the init()and cleanup() we can see,and we do nothing.)
> and with the crossing compiling tool it is ok.One thing confused
> me is that it can be "insmod" in the linux for mips32, but when we
> try to "insmod" in the linux for mips64, we get the following error:
> [root@(none) root]# insmod try.o
> init_module: Invalid module header size.
> A new version of the modutils is likely needed.
> try.o: init_module: Invalid argument
> Hint: insmod errors can be caused by incorrect module parameters,
> including invalid IO or IRQ parameters
> Of course we do the above works in the same hardware platform .
> Is there any thing I should pay attention to when I compile the Kernel
> Module or the linux for mips64? Eagering your help!!
The problem isn't the kernel but modutils which don't support kernel
modules for 64-bit kernels.