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Re: Broken kernel-2.4.2-SGI_XFS_1.0.i686.rpm pakage

To: James Lyon <james@xxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: Broken kernel-2.4.2-SGI_XFS_1.0.i686.rpm pakage
From: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 10 May 2001 15:41:15 -0500
Cc: linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
References: <000a01c0d987$0cc19740$0300000a@jupiter>
Sender: owner-linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
James Lyon wrote:
> 
> I have just downloaded the RedHat 7.1 XFS kernel RPM
> (kernel-2.4.2-SGI_XFS_1.0.i686.rpm). I installed the kernel with rpm -Uvh,
> reran lilo and rebooted.
> 
> None of the kernel modules would load, and depmod complained of missing
> kernel symbols. I examined /proc/ksyms and it seems that all of the missing
> kernel symbols do exist but have a different version number on the end.

Hm..

[root@lite RPMS]# rpm -ivh kernel-2.4.2-SGI_XFS_1.0.i686.rpm
Preparing...                ###########################################
[100%]
   1:kernel                 ###########################################
[100%]

<edit lilo, reboot...>

[root@lite sandeen]# uname -a
Linux lite 2.4.2-SGI_XFS_1.0 #1 Fri Apr 27 19:30:49 CDT 2001 i686
unknown
[root@lite sandeen]# /sbin/depmod -a
[root@lite sandeen]#

No problems here...

-Eric


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