[ClusterKnoppix] inclusion of modules for the broadcom 440x Ethernet chipset

Wim Vandersmissen wim at bofh.be
Tue Sep 23 18:23:51 CEST 2003


On Tue, Sep 23, 2003 at 11:05:35AM -0400, Joseph Analore wrote:
> I was rather hoping that the driver module for Broadcoms 440x chipset could
> be included in the next release. I'm attaching them to this message to make
> it easy for the clusterknoppix creator to acquire them. inclusion of the
> driver would benifit ppl using ASUS motherboards with this chipset as the
> on-board ethernet controller and ppl with certain model Dell PC's that use
> the same chipset for their on-board ethernet controller.
>  
>   _____  
> 
> -Joe 
>  

Hi Joe,

Unfortunately I don't get it to compile with my kernel, if anyone has a clue?

--Wim

gcc -DMODULE -D__KERNEL__ -DDBG=0 -Wall -Wstrict-prototypes -O6 -I/usr/src/linux/include   -c -o b44um.o b44um.c
In file included from /usr/src/linux/include/asm/semaphore.h:39,
                 from /usr/src/linux/include/linux/fs.h:205,
                 from /usr/src/linux/include/linux/capability.h:17,
                 from /usr/src/linux/include/linux/binfmts.h:5,
                 from /usr/src/linux/include/linux/sched.h:9,
                 from b44mm.h:42,
                 from b44um.c:19:
/usr/src/linux/include/asm/system.h: In function `__set_64bit_var':
/usr/src/linux/include/asm/system.h:190: warning: dereferencing type-punned pointer will break strict-aliasing rules
/usr/src/linux/include/asm/system.h:190: warning: dereferencing type-punned pointer will break strict-aliasing rules
b44um.c:506:46: pasting "->" and "intstatus" does not give a valid preprocessing token
b44um.c:507:51: pasting "->" and "gptimer" does not give a valid preprocessing token
make: *** [b44um.o] Error 1



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