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Re: module dependency files

To: Jeff Angielski <jeff@theptrgroup.com>
Subject: Re: module dependency files
From: David Kesselring <dkesselr@mmc.atmel.com>
Date: Tue, 21 Oct 2003 18:15:56 -0400 (EDT)
Cc: linux-mips@linux-mips.org
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That's what I did. I defined INSTALL_MOD_PATH as $(TOPDIR)/modules. The
modules get put there but depmod fails.

On 21 Oct 2003, Jeff Angielski wrote:

> >From the Linux kernel Makefile...
>
> #
> # INSTALL_MOD_PATH specifies a prefix to MODLIB for module directory
> # relocations required by build roots.  This is not defined in the
> # makefile but the arguement can be passed to make if needed.
> #
>                                                                               
>   Just set this to the location of your target filesystem when you do the 
> modules_install.
>
> Jeff Angielski
> The PTR Group
>
> On Tue, 2003-10-21 at 17:22, David Kesselring wrote:
> > I have now gotten the modules to build but there is one part of the
> > process that doesn't work. On my pc I want to build all of the files which
> > are to be installed on the mips board. I am trying to create the files
> > which can be copied onto (or into) the redhat 7.3 miniport. "make modules"
> > works fine. It seems like I need to run "make modules_install" but it
> > complains about the .o files being the wrong architecture. So the basic
> > question seems to be how can I run depmod on the pc for mips?
> > Thanks again.
> >
> > David Kesselring
> > Atmel MMC
> > dkesselr@mmc.atmel.com
> > 919-462-6587
> >
>
>

David Kesselring
Atmel MMC
dkesselr@mmc.atmel.com
919-462-6587


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