Building custom kernel with new files
attilio at freebsd.org
Sat Aug 16 21:08:50 UTC 2008
2008/8/16, Ryan French <rfrench at freebsd.org>:
> On Sat, 16 Aug 2008 10:38:24 pm you wrote:
> > 2008/8/16, Ryan French <rfrench at freebsd.org>:
> > > Hi All,
> > >
> > > I am currently trying to build a custom kernel for my Google Summer of
> > > Code, and am running into a bit of a problem. I have all of my code
> > > compiling, but when I get to the linking stage as soon as it comes to the
> > > new files I have installed it says the *.o does not exist. I have added
> > > the files to /conf/files, and well as added the files to /conf/options
> > > and /conf/NOTES, and the option is set in my Makefile for the kernel. Is
> > > there another step I need to do before I can build the kernel?
> > Ryan,
> > can you please past the error message?
> > More specifically, missing .o are about your newly included files or other?
> > This can happen, for example, if the consumer of a subsystem wants to
> > use it and the subsystem is not compiled (the stack(9) without STACK
> > option, for example).
> > Thanks,
> > Attilio
> The missing .o is about my own files that I have included in the kernel. More
> specifically I have a file 'mpls.h' and as it is the first one in the
> directory as soon as it gets to linking the file I get the error
> ld: mpls.o: No such file: No such file or directory
> *** Error code 1
> This occurs right after the command
> MAKE=make sh /usr/src/sys/conf/newvers.sh MPLSKERNEL
> Sorry I cant copy the whole error but I am running the development in a VM and
> I cant copy and paste between the VM and my host machine.
Can you please paste your diff against src/sys/conf/files* ?
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