Re: 2.5.51 CRC32 undefined

Jeff Garzik (
Fri, 7 Mar 2003 10:43:06 -0500

> On 7 Mar 2003, David Woodhouse wrote:
> > The problem is that crc32.o isn't actually linked into the kernel,
> > because no symbols from it are referenced when the linker is asked to
> > pull in lib/lib.a
> >
> > Set CONFIG_CRC32=m. We probably shouldn't allow it to be set to 'Y' in
> > the first place., given the above.

The solution is to fix the problem, not force a module.

There are weirdos like Linus that don't use modules at all, and
other developers who still don't use modules due to the module
loader changes...


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