On Mon, Nov 03, 2003 at 05:22:42PM -0500, David Kesselring wrote:
> The function that I am missing (release_firmware) is compiled into
> lib/lib.a. and shows up in lib.a.flags. But it does not show up in vmlinux
> binary or the symbol table. I couldn't see that the generic Malta make
> file has any garbage collection on but I can't see where it is lost.
> What I get is unresolved symbols when I insmod my driver.
> Any ideas from the experts?
It's a library so if no reference is preceeding the library that member
won't be linked in.