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Bug 230977 - Problems building madwifi after upgrading to the latest binutils
Summary: Problems building madwifi after upgrading to the latest binutils
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 230964
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: binutils
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jakub Jelinek
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Reported: 2007-03-05 09:17 UTC by Kjartan Maraas
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-03-11 16:21:22 UTC

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Description Kjartan Maraas 2007-03-05 09:17:28 UTC
Description of problem:

With binutils I get this:

[root@rivendell madwifi-ng]# make 
Checking requirements... ok.
Checking kernel configuration... ok.
make -C /lib/modules/2.6.20-1.2953.fc7/build
SUBDIRS=/home/kmaraas/cvs/madwifi-ng modules
make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/kernels/2.6.20-1.2953.fc7-i686'
  LD [M]  /home/kmaraas/cvs/madwifi-ng/ath_hal/ath_hal.o
/home/kmaraas/cvs/madwifi-ng/ath_hal/i386-elf.hal.o: file not recognized: File
format not recognized
make[3]: *** [/home/kmaraas/cvs/madwifi-ng/ath_hal/ath_hal.o] Error 1
make[2]: *** [/home/kmaraas/cvs/madwifi-ng/ath_hal] Error 2
make[1]: *** [_module_/home/kmaraas/cvs/madwifi-ng] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/src/kernels/2.6.20-1.2953.fc7-i686'
make: *** [modules] Error 2
[root@rivendell madwifi-ng]# rpm -q binutils

Works well if I downgrade to the release from test1. (

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Comment 1 Jakub Jelinek 2007-03-11 16:21:22 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 230964 ***

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