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From: Miguel Sousa Filipe <>
To: Paul Mundt <>
Cc: Mikael Pettersson <>,
Subject: Re: 2.6.0-test1  doesn't compile on PPC iBook2.2
Date: Thu, 17 Jul 2003 02:48:26 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Paul Mundt wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 17, 2003 at 01:57:21AM +0100, Miguel Sousa Filipe wrote:
>>> CC      arch/ppc/platforms/pmac_nvram.o
>>> CC      arch/ppc/platforms/pmac_cpufreq.o
>>>arch/ppc/platforms/pmac_cpufreq.c: In function `do_set_cpu_speed':
>>>arch/ppc/platforms/pmac_cpufreq.c:179: `CPUFREQ_ALL_CPUS' undeclared 
>>>(first use in this function)
>>>arch/ppc/platforms/pmac_cpufreq.c:179: (Each undeclared identifier is 
>>>reported only once
>>>arch/ppc/platforms/pmac_cpufreq.c:179: for each function it appears in.)
>>>make[1]: *** [arch/ppc/platforms/pmac_cpufreq.o] Error 1
>>>make: *** [arch/ppc/platforms] Error 2
> This means that the driver hasn't been updated for the new cpufreq API changes.
> CPUFREQ_ALL_CPUS is deprecated, as is the /proc interface (which is what
> proc_intf.c references), since now the sysfs interface is preferred.
> The pmac_cpufreq.c driver will likely need to be updated a bit (which may
> already be done in the LinuxPPC trees) in order to build or function.
> Notably, the verify stuff needs to be changed around quite a bit, since instead
> of doing the range validation and wrapping to cpufreq_verify_within_limits(), a
> frequency table is built up instead and subsequently passed through
> cpufreq_frequency_table_verify(). Take a look at some of the existing cpufreq
> drivers that are up-to-date for ideas on how to do this (most of the i386 ones,
> the SuperH one, and probably others).
> As such, you can either look at updating the driver (if this hasn't already
> been done by the LinuxPPC folk), or you can just not build it in. Probably no
> good things will happen if you hack it to the point of building and then
> attempt to use it.

Thanks for the feedback, where do i find the LinuxPPC 2.6.x tree?
Would like to have a look before everything else...

Miguel Sousa Filipe

  reply	other threads:[~2003-07-17  1:33 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2003-07-17  0:15 2.6.0-test1 doesn't compile on PPC iBook2.2 Mikael Pettersson
2003-07-17  0:32 ` Miguel Sousa Filipe
2003-07-17  0:57   ` Miguel Sousa Filipe
2003-07-17  1:28     ` Paul Mundt
2003-07-17  1:48       ` Miguel Sousa Filipe [this message]
2003-07-17  1:55         ` Paul Mundt
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2003-07-16 21:14 Miguel Sousa Filipe

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