[Clfs-support] kernel module install: Unresolved symbol errors

Joe Ciccone jciccone at gmail.com
Fri Nov 6 17:22:27 PST 2009

Pascal Kesseli wrote:
> Hi folks
> Thanks to this mailing list, I was able to create a customized C++ cross
> compiler and to build the newest Linux kernel for an ARM platform.
> However, after adhering precisely to the CLFS documentation and after a
> successful kernel and modules build, when installing the modules using the
> INSTALL_MOD_PATH=${CLFS} modules_install"
> command, the program issues a seemingly endless list of unresolved symbol
> error messages. Am I to be concerned about these messages? What might be the
> cause here?
> Thank you for your recommendations and best regards
> Pascal

Buggy drivers, bad compile, or a bad config comes to mind. run mrproper,
check your commands, make sure you're using the right compilers, and try
again. What symbols were unresolved?

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